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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Pyralidae > Galleriinae > Tirathabini > Doloessa

Doloessa viridis Zeller, 1848

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Doloessa Zeller, 1848 species from the Indian subcontinent.
Doloessa constellata Hampson, 1898. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Doloessa ochrociliella (Ragonot, 1893). Andaman Is; Sri Lanka. 
Doloessa viridis Zeller, 1848. India. 
  1. Doloessa viridis Zeller, 1848; Isis von Oken 1848 (11): 860. (in German). 
  2. Thagora figurana Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 27: 205. Text at
  3. Tyana ornata Wileman, 1910; Entomologist 43 (569): 291. Text at
  4. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg. 4, # 4144 as Thagora figurana
  5.  [accessed 01 August 2021]

Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Pyralidae > Galleriinae > Tirathabini > Doloessa

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Anonymous. 2021. Doloessa viridis Zeller, 1848. 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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