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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Demonarosa

Demonarosa rufotessellata (Moore, 1879)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Demonarosa rufotessellata subrosea (Wileman, 1915) (Taiwan)
Demonarosa rufotessellata issiki (Kawazoe & Ogata, 1962) (Japan)
Numerous extralimital species from SE Asia. 
  1. Narosa rufotessellata Moore, 1879, New Ind. Lep. 1: 73, pl.III, fig. 24. Text at
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 39/8
  3. 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. 398, #890 as Altha rufotessellata.
  4. Solovyev, A.V. & T.J. Witt. 2009. The Limacodidae of Vietnam. Entomofauna Supplement 16: 33-229.Pg. 69, pl. 16/5. 
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Anonymous. 2021. Demonarosa rufotessellata (Moore, 1879). 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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