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Parapholodes fuliginea (Hampson, 1891)

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Similar species: Microcalicha minima (Warren, 1896)
Discussion on the synonymy between Parapholodes fuliginea Hampson, 1891 and Microcalicha minima (Warren, 1896). The Forum Herbulot lists both species.
  1. OD: Scotosia fuliginea Hampson,1891. Ill. Het. Pg. 120, Pl. 152/4. Text at (Female description). 
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg 272 #3429 as Boarmia fuliginea
  3. Sondhi, Y. & S. Sondhi. 2016. A partial checklist of moths (Lepidoptera) of Dehradun, Mussoorie and Devalsari in Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 8(5): 8756–8776; [accessed 27 May 2021] fig 61. 
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 2000. Moths of Nepal. Part 6. TINEA. Vol. 16 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl 163 /6 & 7 for male and female. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Parapholodes fuliginea (Hampson, 1891). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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