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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Endrosina > Stigmatophora

Stigmatophora inanis Seitz, 1913

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Similiar species:
Stigmatophora Staudinger, 1881 species known from India and Myanmar
Stigmatophora disticha (Meyrick, 1894). Myanmar. 
Stigmatophora inanis Seitz, 1913. Himalayas. 
Stigmatophora strigivenata (Hampson, 1894). Arunachal Pradesh; Myanmar.

Stigmatophora hainanensis Fang, 1991 
Stigmatophora chekiangensis Daniel, 1951 
are similar extralimital species. Wu, S. and Kishida, Y., 2018.
  1. OD: Stigmatophora inanis Seitz, 1913. Macro. Lep. World. Vol. 10. pg. 120. As a form of S. palmata
  2.  Stigmatophora palliduspalmata Singh, Kirti and Joshi, 2016. In Kirti, J.S. & N. Singh. 2016. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 2, pp 1-214. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. Pg. 112. Synomized with Stigmatophora inanis
  3. Wu, S. and Kishida, Y., 2018. Elucidating the taxonomic problems of Stigmatophora karenkonis (Matsumura, 1930), comb. nov. and Miltochrista karenkensis Matsumura, 1930, stat. rev. Taiwan (Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini). Tinea, 24(2), pp.130-135.
  4. Volynkin, A.V., Huang, S.Y. and Dubatolov, V.V., 2021. A review of the Stigmatophora palmata (Moore, 1878) species-group (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae) with description of a new species from China. Zootaxa, 4999(3), pp.243-257.
Note: Stigmatophora palliduspalmata Singh, Kirti and Joshi, 2016 synomized with Stigmatophora inanis Seitz, 1913 in Volynkin et al. (2021). Taxon updated to Stigmatophora inanis Seitz, 1913 on 7 March 2022 on MOI (SS).

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Anonymous. 2022. Stigmatophora inanis Seitz, 1913. 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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