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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Herminiinae > Bertula

Bertula abjudicalis Walker, [1859]

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Bertula Walker, [1859] species known from the Indian subcontinent
Bertula abjudicalis Walker, [1859]. India; Sri Lanka.
Bertula alpheusalis Walker, [1859]. E. Himalaya. 
Bertula contingens Walker, [1859]. Sri Lanka. 
Bertula dentilinea (Hampson, 1895). Sikkim. 
Bertula figurata (Hampson, 1898). Meghalaya.
Bertula heteropalpia (Hampson, 1912). Chennai, Tamil Nadu. 
Bertula imparatalis Walker, [1866]. India.
Bertula impuralis (Hampson, 1898). Sikkim, Meghalaya.
Bertula jucundalis (Walker, [1866]). Sri Lanka.
Bertula latifasciata (Hampson, 1895). Sikkim, Meghalaya; Myanmar.
Bertula mimica (Hampson, 1898). Sikkim. 
Bertula partita Hampson, 1891. Nilgiris. 
Bertula prunosa (Moore, [1885]). Sri Lanka.
Bertula restricta (Moore, 1882). Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Bertula vialis (Moore, 1882). Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
Bertula waterstradti Holloway, 2008. E. Himalaya. 
  1. Bertula abjudicalis Walker, [1859]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 16: 163; TL: Ceylon. Text at
  2. Bocana tumidalis Walker, [1859]; ]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 16: 176; TL: Ceylon. Text at 
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. pg. 44, # 2820 as Bleptina abjudicalis.
  4. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 261 pp. + 45 pls. Pg. 13, Pl. 1/32-33. 
  5. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Plate 32/4. 
  6. 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. 131.1.
  7. Ravindrakumar, B.M., 2021. Inventory of moth fauna (Lepidoptera) of Western Ghats region of Karnataka (Chikamanglur and Shivamogga districts). Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies. 9(3): 203-217. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Bertula abjudicalis Walker, [1859]. 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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