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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Scoliopteryginae > Anomini > Anomis

Anomis involuta (Walker, [1858])

Best separated from the Afrotropical species Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852) by examinng male genitalia.
Indian and global distribution:
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Similiar species:
Angled Gem/Jute Semi-looper Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852)
  1. Gonitis sabulifera Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 6 (Noct. 2): 404,  Atlas (Noctuelites): pl. 11, f. 6; TL: Abyssinia
  2. https://www.africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/EREBINAE/anomis%20sabulifera.htm
  3. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/483554-Anomis-sabulifera
  4. http://lepiforum.org/wiki/page/Anomis_Sabulifera [accessed 24 June 2021]
Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852) is treated as the Afrotropical species vide Holloway, 2005. Best separated from Anomis involuta by examining male genitalia. 
References:
  1. Gonitis involuta Walker, [1858]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 13: 1003; TL: Ceylon. 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 49/12. 
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg. 409, # 2301 as Cosmophila sabulifera. Both A. involuta and A. sabulifera are described.
  4. http://lepiforum.org/wiki/page/Anomis_Involuta_En [accessed 24 June 2021] for Anomis involuta
  5. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/scoliopterygini/scoliopterygini_7_1.php
  6. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/calp/involuta.html [accessed 24 June 2021]
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Anomis involuta (Walker, [1858]). 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/357854/Anomis-involuta
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