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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Lithosiina > Dolgoma

Dolgoma reticulata (Moore, [1866])

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Himachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Dolgoma xanthocraspis (Hampson, 1900). Himalayas.
Dolgoma xanthoma Singh, Kirti, Datta & Volynkin, 2019. Uttarakhand, Kashmir.
Both are similar species, but Dolgoma xanthocraspis lacks diffuse band, while Dolgoma xanthoma is pale yellowish and lacks reticulations.
  1. Lithosia reticulata Moore, [1866]. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865 (3): 798; TL: Darjeeling. Text at
  2. Ilema reticulata Hampson, 1900. Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 154, pl. 22, f. 3. Text at Plate at
  3. Singh, N., Kirti, J.S., Datta, H.S., Joshi, R. and Volynkin, A.V., 2019. A review of the genus Dolgoma Moore from India, with notes on the genus taxonomy and descriptions of a new genus, four new species and a new subspecies (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini). Zootaxa, 4683(1), pp.33-54.

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Anonymous. 2021. Dolgoma reticulata (Moore, [1866]). 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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