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Arichanna marginata Warren, 1893

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List of Arichanna known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Arichanna albolineata Inoue, 1988. Nepal; India: Sikkim?.
Arichanna albovittata Moore, 1888. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Arichanna biquadrata Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Arichanna commixta (Warren, 1893). India: Sikkim.
Arichanna consocia (Butler, 1880). India: NE Himalayas.
Arichanna conspersa (Butler, 1880). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Arichanna diversicolor Warren, 1888).
Arichanna flavimeda (Hampson, 1895). India: Sikkim
Arichanna flavinigra Hampson, 1907. India: Kashmir, Chamba, Dunggre, Jumnotri, Punjab, Dalhousie, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh, Ralam valley, Yatong, Kumaon, Uttarakhand, Sikkim.
Arichanna furcifera Moore, 1888. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Arichanna hamiltonia (Swinhoe, 1892). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Arichanna interplagata (Guenée, 1858). India: Central India.
Arichanna jaguarinaria (Oberthür, 1881). India: Nagaland.
Arichanna lapsariata (Walker, 1862). India.
Arichanna luciguttata (Warren, 1893). India: Sikkim.
Arichanna maculata (Moore, 1867).
Arichanna marginata Warren, 1893.
Arichanna peniculifera Stuning, 2000. India: Hima falls, Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Arichanna plagifera Walker, 1866. India: North India.
Arichanna rubrifusa Hampson, 1907. India: Sikkim, Tibet border, Yatong.
Arichanna rubrivena Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Arichanna schnitzleri Stuning, 2000, Nepal; India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Arichanna sparsa (Butler, 1890). India: Kangra District, Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Arichanna subaenescens Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Arichanna subalbida Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Arichanna tenebraria (Moore, 1868). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Arichanna tramesata Moore, 1868. India: Bengal.
Arichanna transectata (Walker, 1862). India: Himalayas.
Arichanna transfasciata Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Arichanna violacea  (Warren, 1893). India: Sikkim.
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Anonymous. 2022. Arichanna marginata Warren, 1893. 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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