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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Cania

Cania sericea Walker, 1855

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  1. Cania sericea Walker, 1855. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 5: 1178; TL: India. text at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso46brit#page/1178/mode/1up.
  2. Solovyev, A.V., 2014. A taxonomic and morphological review of the genus Cania Walker, 1855 (Lepidoptera, Limacodidae). Entomological Review, 94(5), pp.698-711. Fig. 1 for male. Fig 2 for female. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Cania sericea Walker, 1855. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357571/Cania-sericea
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