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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Hulodini > Lacera

Lacera procellosa Butler, 1879

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Lacera procellosa has white finger-like marking parallel to dorsum of FW, while in Lacera noctilio, it is somewhat perpendicular to dorsum.

Lacera Guenée, 1852 species known from India
Lacera alope (Cramer, [1780]). India; Sri Lanka; Myanmar.
Lacera noctilio (Fabricius, 1794). Indian subregion.
Lacera procellosa Butler, 1879. India; Nepal.
Lacera uniformis Holloway, 1979. Indian subregion.
References:
  1. Lacera procellosa Butler, 1879. A.M.N.H. 5 (4): 368.
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg. 491, # 2478 as Lacera alope.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 50/9. 
  4. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Pl. 36/25.
  5. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 261 pp. + 45 pls. Pl. 9/24. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Lacera procellosa Butler, 1879. 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/357576/Lacera-procellosa
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