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Lepidoptera > Drepanoidea > Drepanidae > Drepaninae > Drepanini > Tridrepana

Tridrepana postica (Moore, 1879)

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Similiar species:
Tridrepana argentistriga ,Tridrepana rectifascia (both extralimital to India).
See Watson (1957) for differences at
Tridrepana postica Watson, 1957. A revision of the genus Tridrepana Swinhoe (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae). Bull.Br.Mus.nat.Hist.(Ent.),4:472. 
References:
  1. Drepana postica Moore, 1879. Descr. Lep. Atk. Pg. 84, Pl 2, fig. 8. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/26805#page/102/mode/1up. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/26805#page/327/mode/1up
  2. Drepana postica Dudgeon, 1899. JBNHS 12: 653. 
  3. Drepana xanthoptera Hampson, Fauna Br. India (Moths), 1: 341.
  4. Tridrepana postica in Watson, 1957. A revision of the genus Tridrepana Swinhoe (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae). Bull.Br.Mus.nat.Hist.(Ent.),4:472. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Tridrepana postica (Moore, 1879). 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/357693/Tridrepana-postica
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