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Astygisa orbapicalis (Herbulot, 1993)

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Arunachal Pradesh
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Five species of Astygisa Warren, 1894 are known from India. 
Astygisa vexillaria Guenée, ([1858])
Astygisa albopunctata (Swinhoe, 1891)
Astygisa orbapicalis (Herbulot, 1993)
Astygisa hollowayi Stüning & Walia, 2009 
Astygisa indiana Orhant, 2014
  1. Petelia orbapicalis Herbulot, 1993: 316.
  2. Stüning, D. & V.K. Walia, 2009. The genus Astygisa Walker, 1864 in India, with description of a new species from Western Himalaya (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Ennominae). Tinea 21(1): 9–22. Image 17-20; Image 25-28; Image 38. 
  3. 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 328.
Notes: Lepindex lists as Petelia orbapicalis Herbulot, 1993. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Astygisa orbapicalis (Herbulot, 1993). 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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