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Astygisa vexillaria (Guenée, ([1858])

Indian and global distribution:
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Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Five species of Astygisa Warren, 1894 are known from India. 
Astygisa vexillaria Guenée, ([1858])
Astygisa albopunctata (Swinhoe, 1891)
Astygisa orbapicalis (Herbulot, 1993)
Astygisa hollowayi Stüning & Walia, 2009 
Astygisa indiana Orhant, 2014
  1. Pachydia vexillaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. Nat. Insectes, Spec. gen. Lepid, 10:138.
  2. Pachydia capitata Walker, 1861. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 23: 1019. Text at Female. 
  3. Astygisa larentiata Walker, 1864, J. Linn. Soc. Lond. (Zool.), 7:192. 
  4. Alana rubiginata Walker, 1866. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 35: 1568. Text at Female.
  5. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 217, # 3277 as Dilinia vexillaria
  6. Stüning, D. & V.K. Walia, 2009. The genus Astygisa Walker, 1864 in India, with description of a new species from Western Himalaya (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Ennominae). Tinea 21(1): 9–22. Pg. 12, Fig. 21-24. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Astygisa vexillaria (Guenée, ([1858]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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