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Manoba tristicta (Hampson, 1900)

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Manoba phaeochroa (Hampson, 1900)
Manoba phaeochroa is grey, while tristicta is white
Celama phaeochroa Hampson, 1900; Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 29, pl. 18, f. 24; TL: Sikkim. Text at  
Moths of Nepal, Vol 5 Pl 140/19 as Rhynchopalpus phaeochroa
  1. Nola tristicta Hampson, 1900; Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 37, pl. 19, f. 4; TL: Sikkim. Text at Plate at
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 23/37 & 38.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1998. Moths of Nepal. Part 5. TINEA. Vol. 15 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl 140/18 as Rhynchopalpus tristicta
  4. Joshi, R., Singh, N. and Laszlo, G.M., 2019. An updated Checklist of subfamily Nolinae (Lepidoptera, Nolidae) from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 119(3), pp.263-281.
  5. László, G. M. & M. Sterling. 2020. Illustrated checklist of Nolinae (Lepidoptera, Nolidae) of Hong Kong, China, with description of two new species. Ecologica Montenegrina 33(33):35-58. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Manoba tristicta (Hampson, 1900). 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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