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Sacada sikkima (Moore, 1879)

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Sacada discinota (Moore, 1865 [66]) (Paravetta). India (West Bengal, Darjeeling), Nepal.  
Sacada constrictalis (Ragonot, 1891) (Sybrida). India, Upper Assam [Haut-Assam]

  1. Paravetta sikkima Moore, 1879. Lep. Atk. 70. TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs.Pg. 171, # 4589. 
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 127/15
  4. Shubhalaxmi, V. 2018. Birdwing Field Guide to Indian Moths, 1st Edition. Birdwing Publishers, India, 461pp. Pg. 321, Pl. 120/3.
  5. Singh, N., Kirti, J.S., Ranjan, R., Chandra, K. and Speidel, W., 2020. On the taxonomy of the genus Sacada Walker, 1862 from India, with descriptions of a new genus and two new species (Pyralinae, Pyralidae, Lepidoptera). ZooKeys, 962, p.139. Fig. 1,2. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Sacada sikkima (Moore, 1879) . 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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