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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Acentropinae > Parapoynx

Parapoynx votalis (Walker, 1859)

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Parapoynx Hübner, [1825] species known from the Indian subcontinent
 
Parapoynx affinialis Guenée, 1854. India.
Parapoynx andreusialis (Hampson, 1912). Nilgiris.
Parapoynx bilinealis (Snellen, 1876). Punjab
Parapoynx crisonalis (Walker, 1859). India; Sri Lanka.
Parapoynx diminutalis Snellen, 1880. India. 
Parapoynx fluctuosalis (Zeller, 1852). India.
Parapoynx fusalis (Hampson, 1896). Naga Hills. 
Parapoynx fuscicostalis (Hampson, 1896). West Bengal.
Parapoynx gangeticalis Lederer, 1863. India?
Parapoynx leucostola (Hampson, 1896. Myanmar.
Parapoynx stagnalis (Zeller, 1852). India.
Parapoynx votalis (Walker, 1859). West Bengal, Karmataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra; Sri Lanka.
 
References:
  1. Oligostigma votalis Walker, 1859; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 16: 433; TL: Sri Lanka. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso1618brit/page/433/mode/1up?view=theater&q=votalis
  2. Moore, F. 1884-7. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3. pg. 302. 
  3. Parapoynx votalis in Speidel & Mey, 1999, Tijdschr. Ent. 142: 136
  4. Hampson, G. F, 1893. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum. Part 9. Pl. 174/4. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/75389#page/229/mode/1up
  5. 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 194 #4640 as Nymphula votalis
 
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Parapoynx votalis (Walker, 1859). 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/357991/Parapoynx-votalis
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