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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Agroterini > Patania

Patania obfuscalis Yamanaka, 1998

Indian and global distribution:
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Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Patania Moore, 1888 species from the Indian subcontinent
Patania balteata (Fabricius, 1798). India; Nepal; Sri Lanka; Myanmar.
Patania caletoralis (Walker, 1859). N. India. 
Patania characteristica (Warren, 1896). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Patania concatenalis (Walker, [1866]). Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Patania costalis (Moore, 1888). Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Patania deficiens (Moore, [1886]). S. India; Sri Lanka. 
Patania flavispila (Swinhoe, 1894). Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
Patania fraterna (Moore, [1886]). Sri Lanka.
Patania imbecilis (Moore, 1888). Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Patania iopasalis (Walker, 1859). India. 
Patania jatingaensis (Rose & Singh, 1989). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Patania menoni (Kirti & Gill, 2007). Arunachal Pradesh.
Patania mysisalis (Walker, 1859). India?
Patania obfuscalis Yamanaka, 1998. Nepal; Arunachal Pradesh. 
Patania palliventralis (Snellen, 1890). Sikkim. 
Patania plagiatalis (Walker, 1859). Sri Lanka.
Patania sabinusalis (Walker, 1859). India?
Patania scinisalis (Walker, 1859). Himalayas. 
Patania ultimalis (Walker, 1859). Sri Lanka; Myanmar.
Patania verecunda (Warren, 1896). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh.
References:
  1. Pleuroptya obfuscalis Yamanaka, 1998. MON Part 5, Pg. 106, Pl. 142/30.
  2. Patania clava (Extralimital) at Xu, D. and Du, X.C., 2016. A new species of Patania from the Hainan Island, China (Lepidoptera, Crambidae). ZooKeys, (614), p.129.
Very similar to P. iopasalis (Walker, 1859), described from India (cf Inoue, 1982: 343, pl. 40, fig.14 (male)), in maculation, but wings broader in both sexes; ground colour of upperside of both wings somewhat strongly tinted with ochreous, basal and terminal area of forewing much more densely suffused with brownish fuscous; orbicular spot usually indistinct.
 
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Patania obfuscalis Yamanaka, 1998. 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/357692/Patania-obfuscalis
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