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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Margaroniini > Conogethes

Conogethes sahyadriensis Shashank, Kammar, Mally & Chakravarthy 2018

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Similiar species:
Conogethes Meyrick, 1884 species in India. 
Conogethes punctiferalis (Guenée, 1854)
Conogethes diminutiva Warren, 1896
Conogethes haemactalis Snellen, 1890
Conogethes sahyadriensis Shashank, Kammar, Mally & Chakravarthy 2018. 
Conogethes pluto (Butler, 1887)
Conogethes semifascialis (Walker, 1866)
Conogethes evaxalis (Walker, 1859)

Shashank, P.R., Kammar, V., Mally, R. and Chakravarthy, A.K., 2018. A new Indian species of shoot and capsule borer of the genus Conogethes (Lepidoptera: Crambidae), feeding on cardamom. Zootaxa, 4374(2), pp.215-234.

The paper above separates the first three species below by the colour of the palpi and the pattern of black spots on the metathorax. 
Conogethes punctiferalis (Guenée, 1854).
Conogethes sahyadriensis Shashank, Kammar, Mally & Chakravarthy 2018. 
Conogethes pluto (Butler, 1887).

The Conogethes Meyrick, 1884 species in India are complexes that are best separated by examining specimens, genitalia and/or comparing molecular phylogeny. 
References:
  1. OD: Conogethes sahyadriensis Shashank, Kammar, Mally & Chakravarthy, 2018. Shashank, P.R., Kammar, V., Mally, R. and Chakravarthy, A.K., 2018. A new Indian species of shoot and capsule borer of the genus Conogethes (Lepidoptera: Crambidae), feeding on cardamom. Zootaxa, 4374(2), pp.215-234.

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Anonymous. 2021. Conogethes sahyadriensis Shashank, Kammar, Mally & Chakravarthy 2018. 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/357827/Conogethes-sahyadriensis
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