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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Epicopeiidae > Burmeia

Burmeia leesi Minet, 2002

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Arunachal Pradesh
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  1. Burmeia leesi Minet, 2002. Minet, J. 2002. The Epicopeiidae: phylogeny and a redefinition, with the description of new taxa (Lepidoptera: Drepanoidea), Annales de la Société Entomologique de France, 38:4, 463-487. DOI: 10.1080/00379271.2002.10697355. 
  2. Huang S-Y, Wang M, Da W, Fan X-L (2019). New discoveries of the family Epicopeiidae from China, with description of a new species (Lepidoptera, Epicopeiidae). ZooKeys 822: 33–51. zookeys.822.32341
  3. Chandra, K., Kumar, V., Singh, N., Raha, A., Sanyal, A.K.2019. Assemblages of Lepidoptera in Indian Himalaya through long term monitoring plots. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata, 1-457 pp. Pl. 82.1 
  4. Sondhi, S. Karmakar, T., Sondhi, Y. & K. Kunte. 2021. Moths of Tale Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, India with seventeen additions to the moth fauna of India (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 31(Supplement 2): 1-53. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.5062572. Image 266.
Etymology: The species is named after David Lees, a lepidopterist in the NHM, London.

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Anonymous. 2021. Burmeia leesi Minet, 2002. 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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