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Egnasia accingalis Walker, [1859]

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Egnasia Walker, [1859] species known from the Indian subcontinent
Egnasia accingalis Walker, [1859]. S. &. W. India; Sri Lanka.
Egnasia binorbiculata Moore, [1885]. Sri Lanka.
Egnasia caduca (Swinhoe, 1885). Pune, Maharashtra.
Egnasia castanealis (Hampson, 1895). Sikkim, Naga Hills. 
Egnasia ephyrodalis Walker, [1859]. E. Himalaya; Bangladesh; Sri Lanka.
Egnasia faciata (Moore, 1882). Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Egnasia mesotypa Swinhoe, 1906. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Egnasia participalis Walker, [1859]. Peninsular India; Sri Lanka.
Egnasia pictalis (Hampson, 1896). Bhutan. 
Egnasia rectilineata Swinhoe, 1895. Meghalaya. 
Egnasia sinuosa Moore, 1882. West Bengal.
Egnasia tenella Hampson, 1912. Myanmar.
Egnasia tripuncta Swinhoe, 1895. Meghalaya; Nepal. 
Egnasia trogosema Hampson, 1926. Tamil Nadu. 
  1. Egnasia accingalis Walker, [1859]. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, Vol 16, pg. 218. Text at
  2. Matella accingalis Moore, F. 1884-7. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3, pg. 196, pl. 172/7. 
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 16, #27.
  4. Gurule, S & S. M. Nikam. 2013. The moths (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of northern Maharashtra: a preliminary checklist. Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(12): 4693–4713; [accessed 22 June 2021] Image 128. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Egnasia accingalis Walker, [1859]. 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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