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Lepidoptera > Thyridoidea > Thyrididae > Striglininae > Aglaopus

Aglaopus decussata (Moore, 1883)

Indian and global distribution:
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Assam
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Various subspecies cannot be separated externally (Whalley, 1976).

Wing shape separates the south India species, Aglaopus industa.  
References:
  1. Sonagara decussata Moore, 1883. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. Pg. 27, pl. 6, fig. 7. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91169#page/69/mode/1up. 
 
  2. Whalley, P. E. S. (1976). Tropical leaf moths: a monograph of the subfamily Striglininae (Lepidoptera: Thyrididae). Br. Mus. nat. Hist. No.782. Pg. 199, Pl. 9/73. 
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1998. Moths of Nepal. Part 5. TINEA. Vol. 15 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 139/10. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Aglaopus decussata (Moore, 1883). 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/357679/Aglaopus-decussata
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