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Cerace stipatana Walker, 1863

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Cerace Walker, 1863 species from the Indian subcontinent. 
Cerace cyanopyga Diakonoff, 1950. India; Myanmar.
Cerace loxodes Meyrick, 1912. India; Myanmar.
Cerace onustana Walker, 1863. India (Assam, Sikkim, West Bengal); Nepal.

Cerace sardias Meyrick, 1907. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.  
Cerace stipatana Walker, 1863. India (Himalayas); Silhet, Bangladesh. 
Cerace tetraonis Butler 1886. Darjeeling, West Bengal, Meghalaya. 
Cerace xanthothrix Diakonoff, 1950. Naga Hills, Myanmar. 
Cerace xanthocosma Diakonoff, 1950. India (synonym Cerace guttana). Assam, Meghalaya; Bangladesh.  
Cerace stipatana Walker, 1863 is the only Indian Cerace species with white hindwing. All the other species have yellow hindwing, which is essential to support identification. 
  1. Cerace stipatana Walker, 1863. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 28: 422; TL: Silhet. 
  2. Diakonoff,A. 1950. A revision of the family Ceracidae (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) Bull. Br. Mus. Ent. 1 (2) : 171-219. Pg. 209. 
  3. Pathania, P.C., Das, A., Brown, J.W. and Chandra, K., 2020. Catalogue of Tortricidae Latreille, 1802 (Lepidoptera: Tortricoidea) of India. Zootaxa, 4757(1), pp.1-95. 
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Anonymous. 2021. Cerace stipatana Walker, 1863. 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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