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Aglaopus decussata (Moore, 1883)

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Various subspecies cannot be separated externally (Whalley, 1976).

Wing shape separates the south India species, Aglaopus industa.  
  1. Sonagara decussata Moore, 1883. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. Pg. 27, pl. 6, fig. 7. Text at 
  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.
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