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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Rivulinae > Oglasa

Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881)

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Similiar species:
Oglasa Walker, [1859] species known from India and Sri Lanka
Oglasa arcuata (Fabricius, 1787). Sri Lanka.
Oglasa bisignata (Hampson, 1907). Sri Lanka.
Oglasa costimacula Wileman, 1915. N. India.
Oglasa fulviceps (Hampson, 1894). Himachal Pradesh.
Oglasa fusciterminata (Hampson, 1898). Sikkim. 
Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881). Meghalaya, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra; Sri Lanka; Nepal; Bhutan. 
Oglasa obliquisigna Hampson, 1926. Myanmar.
Oglasa retracta (Hampson, 1907). Sri Lanka.
Oglasa separata (Walker, 1865) Northern India. Listed by Holloway as Ramadasa separata (Walker, 1865). 
Oglasa trigona (Hampson, 1891). Nilgiri. Listed by Holloway as Chorsia trigona (Hampson, 1891). 
Oglasa fusciterminata (Hampson, 1898). Incorrectly spelt as Oglasa fuscitemrinata in some data bases. 
  1. OD:Cosmia hypenoides Moore, 1881; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1881: 354, pl. 38, f. 19; TL: Parisnath Hill, Bengal. Text at Plate at
  2. Brevipecten cosmiodes 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. 304; TL: Bhutan; Ceylon.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pg. 75, Pl. 116/19. 
  4. Suggests transfer to Bagisarinae and genus Elydna. Placement in family Rivulinae and genus Oglasa is provisional and needs investigation. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881). 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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