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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Geometrinae > Hemitheini > Berta

Berta apopemta Prout, 1935

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Assam
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Separated by reduced extent of white spots in Berta acte, which are reduced to lunulues in Berta apopemta. Also Berta apopemta lacks the large white spot on FW in most Berta acte.

Berta Walker, [1863] species known from India.
Berta acte (Swinhoe, 1892). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Berta albiplaga Warren, 1893. Naga Hills.
Berta angustimedia Prout, 1918. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Berta annulifera (Warren, 1896). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Berta anteplaga Prout, 1916. Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram.
Berta apopemta Prout, 1935. Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam. 
Berta chrysolineata Walker, 1863. Kanara, India. 
Berta copiosa Prout, 1917. Assam, Naga Hills. 
References:
  1. Berta apopemta Prout, 1935, in Seitz, A. (Ed) The Macrolepidoptera of the World, 4 (Suppl.): 21. Pl. 3f.
  2. Kirti, J. S., Singh, N. & A. Saxena. 2014. Seven new records of Geometrid moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) from India. Journal of Applied Biosciences 40(2): 113-116. Pg. 114 & 115. 
  3. Kirti, J. S., K. Chandra, A. Saxena & N. Singh. 2019. Geometrid Moths of India. 296 pp. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. Pg. 165.

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Anonymous. 2021. Berta apopemta Prout, 1935. 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/357960/Berta-apopemta
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