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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Lymantriinae > Nygmiini > Arna

Arna bipunctapex (Hampson, 1891)

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Arna apicalis Walker, 1855. Sri Lanka 
Arna apicalis has the FW yellow marginal area narrower, & HW yellow marginal band reduced to a fine line.
Undescribed Arna sp. in MON, Part 3, Pl. 81/15. 
  1. OD:Somena bipunctapex Hampson, 1891. Illustration of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the Collection of the British Museum Part 8, pg. 57, Pl. 140 fig 13. Text at Plate at
  2. Euproctis bipunctapex Hampson, 1891 in 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 484, #1103. 
  3. Euproctis bipunctapex Hampson, 1891 In: Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 81/14.  
  4. Wang, H.S., Wang, M. and Fan, X.L., 2011. Notes on the tribe Nygmiini (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Lymantriinae) from Nanling National Nature Reserve, with description of a new species. Zootaxa, 2887(1), pp.57-68.

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Anonymous. 2022. Arna bipunctapex (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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