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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Anobinae > Anobini > Plecoptera

Plecoptera spp.

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Samdrup Jongkhar Dzongkhag
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Plecoptera Guenée, 1852 species from Indian subcontinent. 
At least 19 species of this genus are known from India. Most species are sexually dimorphic, and are difficult to separate without examining specimens and/or examining genitalia. 

Plecoptera bilinealis Leech (1889) (Calobochyla). Nepal, N. India. 
Plecoptera diaperas Hampson, 1926. Bhutan. 
Plecoptera fasciata (Hampson, 1891) (Poaphila). Nilgiris. 
Plecoptera ferrilineata Swinhoe, 1895. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Plecoptera griseifusa (Hampson, 1895) (Talapa). Sikkim, Nagas. 
Plecoptera holostoma Swinhoe, 1895. Meghalaya.
Plecoptera luteiceps (Walker, 1865)(Poaphila). N. India, E. Himalayas.
Plecoptera misera (Butler, 1883) (Aphandala). India. 
Plecoptera oculata Moore, 1882. West Bengal, Maharashtra, Nepal, Bangladesh. 
Plecoptera pallidimargo Hampson, 1926. Sri Lanka. 
Plecoptera quaesita (Swinhoe, 1885) (Remigia). India, Andamans, Sri Lanka, Myanmar.
Plecoptera quinquelinea (Walker, 1865) (Toxocampa). Sri Lanka.
Plecoptera recta (Pagenstecher, 1886) (Madopa, Poaphila). S. India, Maharashtra.
Plecoptera reflexa Guenée, 1852. India, Nepal. 
Plecoptera sexlinea (Walker, 1865) (Toxocampa). Sri Lanka.
Plecoptera siderogramma Hampson, 1926. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Plecoptera stigmatica (Warren, 1912) (Carteia). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Plecoptera trimaculata Hampson, 1898. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Plecoptera xanthoptera (Hampson, 1894) (Anereuthina). Myanmar. 

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Vaidya, A. & A. Singhamahapatra. 2022. Plecoptera spp. . 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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