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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Lymantriinae > Nygmiini > Artaxa

Artaxa guttata Walker, 1855

Indian and global distribution:
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Similiar species:
Artaxa Walker, 1855 species from India
Artaxa angulata (Matsumura, 1927)
Artaxa comparata (Walker, 1865)
Artaxa digramma (Boisduval, [1844])
Artaxa distracta Walker, 1865
Artaxa guttata Walker, 1855
Artaxa vitellina (Kollar, 1848)
 
References:
  1. Artaxa guttata Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 4: 795; TL: Sylhet, Bangladesh. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso46brit/page/795/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Nygmia flava Swinhoe, 1923, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (9) 11 (61): 63. Text at https://archive.org/details/annalsmagazine9111923lond/page/63/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Euproctis guttata Collenette, 1934, Novit. Zool. 39: 143. Text at https://archive.org/details/novitateszoologi39lond/page/143/mode/1up?view=theater
  4. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig.Pg. 477, # 1077. Listed as Euproctis guttata
  5. Kaleka, A.P.S., 2012. Diversity of Tussock moths (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) on the Western Himalaya. Colemania, 31, pp.3-15.
  6. 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; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2814.8.5.8756-8776.Fig. [accessed 13 June 2021] 172. 
  7. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/556271-Artaxa-guttata
 

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Artaxa guttata Walker, 1855. 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/357818/Artaxa-guttata
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