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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Geometrinae > Comibaenini > Comibaena

Comibaena apicipicta Prout, 1912

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Comibaena delineata (Warren, 1893) from Sikkim, which has lines on FW.

Comibaena Hübner, [1823] species known from India.
Comibaena attenuata (Warren, 1896). Himalayas. 
Comibaena albimarginata (Warren, 1893). Sikkim
Comibaena apicipicta Prout, 1912. Arunachal Pradesh; Nepal; Tibet. 
Comibaena biplaga Walker, 1861. South India, NE Himalaya.
Comibaena cassidara (Guenée, 1858). India.
Comibaenini cenocraspis Prout, 1926. India; Myanmar. 
Comibaena chalybeata Moore, 1868. Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Comibaena delineata (Warren, 1893). Sikkim
Comibaena fuscidorsata Prout,1912. Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram.
Comibaena integranota Hampson, 1893. Khasis, Meghalaya; Sri Lanka (Kelani Valley).  
Comibaena nepalensis Yazaki, 2000. Sikkim, Dalapchand; Nepal (Godavari).
Comibaena pictipennis Bulter, 1880. Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Comibaena quadrinotata Butler, 1889. Kangra District, Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Comibaena subhyalina (Warren, 1899). North India.
References:
  1. Comibaena apicipicta Prout, 1912. In Wytsman, Genera Insecta, 129:101. Text at https://archive.org/stream/generainsectorum129wytsuoft#page/n111/mode/1up 
  2. Seitz, A. (Ed). 1912. The Macrolepidoptera of the World. Vol. 4, Pg. 20, Pl 3c.. 
  3. Han, H., Galsworthy, A.C. and Xue, D., 2012. The Comibaenini of China (Geometridae: Geometrinae), with a review of the tribe. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 165(4), pp.723-772. Figure. 6. 
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pg. 14, Pl. 97/2. 
  5. 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 395.
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Comibaena apicipicta Prout, 1912. 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/357946/Comibaena-apicipicta
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