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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Nolidae > Chloephorinae > Aquis

Aquis orbicularis (Walker, 1858)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Himachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Aquis Walker, 1858 species known from India
Aquis aquisoides (Swinhoe, 1905). E. Himalaya. 
Aquis orbicularis (Walker, 1858). India; Nepal

  1. Diomea orbicularis Walker, 185. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 15: 1804. TL: Sri Lanka. Text at 
  2. Labanda griseinigra Hampson, 1894. Fauna Br. India, Moths, 2: 374. Dist: Sikkim. Text at
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 22/70.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 42/38.
  5. An updated Checklist of subfamily Nolinae (Lepidoptera, Nolidae) from India Rec. Zool. Surv. India 119 (3) : 263-281. Pg. 264.

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Anonymous. 2022. Aquis orbicularis (Walker, 1858) . 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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