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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Boletobiinae > Eublemmini > Autoba

Autoba silicula (Swinhoe, 1897)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Delhi
Gujarat
Tamil Nadu
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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Similiar species:
Similar species
Eublemma gayneri (Rothschild, 1901)
https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/665099-Eublemma-gayneri
https://www.africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/BOLETOBIINAE/eublemma%20gayneri.htm.

All the markings on the African site, seem to show that the postmedial line in E. gayneri is oblique and straight from dorsum, then angled acutely to costa. 
References:
  1. Eublemma silicula Swinhoe, 1897. Pg. 167; TL: [Pakistan] Karachi; [India] Hyderabad, Sind; Koni
  2. Autoba silicula saturata Warren, 1913. Gross-Schmett. Erde 11: 225; TL: Queensland
  3. http://lepiforum.org/wiki/page/Autoba_Silicula_En [accessed 24 July 2021]
  4. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/780663-Eublemma-silicula
  5. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/acon/silicula.html [accessed 24 July 2021]
  6. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=50464
 Some authors, inlcuding iNaturalist list this as Eublemma silicula

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Autoba silicula (Swinhoe, 1897). 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/357906/Autoba-silicula
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