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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Nudariina > Miltochrista

Miltochrista discisigna (Moore, 1878)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Himachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
  1. Setina discisigna Moore, 1878; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878: 35; TL: Cherra. Text at
  2. Miltochrista infumata (decisigna); Hampson, 1894. Fauna Br. India (Moths) 2: 113
  3. Miltochrista fuscifusa Hampson, 1894. Fauna Br. India (Moths) 2: 113; TL: Khasis
  4. Barsine fuscifera Swinhoe, 1894. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 14 (84): 438; TL: Assam, Khasis
  5. Asura infumata rufotincta Rothschild, 1913. Novit. Zool. 20 (1): 214; TL: Khasia Hills, Assam
  6. Joshi, R., Singh, N., Kirti, J.S., Volynkin, A.V. and Bucsek, K., 2017. Two new species of Miltochrista from India (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae). Zootaxa4238(3), pp.445-450. Pg. 447, Fig. 3.  
Hindwing needed for confirmation of species identity. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Miltochrista discisigna (Moore, 1878). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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