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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Glaphyriinae > Crocidolomia

Crocidolomia luteolalis Hampson, 1893

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Similiar species:
Crocidolomia Zeller, 1852 species known from India.
Crocidolomia luteolalis Hampson, 1893
Crocidolomia pavonana (Fabricius, 1794)
Crocidolomia suffusalis (Hampson, 1891)

Males have tuft of hair on forewing in Crocidolomia pavonana and Crocidolomia luteolalisCrocidolomia suffusalis (Hampson, 1891), the third species from India has a prominent black patch on FW inner margin. 
Chen, N. and Wang, S.X., 2013. Review of the genus Crocidolomia Zeller, 1852 from China (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). SHILAP Revista de lepidopterología, 41(163), pp.357-364. Mentions in a key that pavonana and luteolalis have two discocellular stigma and pavonana is pale yellow while luteolalis is bright ferruginous red.
 
References:
  1. Crocidolomia luteolalis Hampson, 1893. Ill. typical Spec. Lep. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 9: 168, pl. 173, f. 4, 11. Text at https://archive.org/details/illustrationsoft09brituoft/page/168/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/illustrationsoft09brituoft/page/n226/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. 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. 372-373 for all three Indian species of Crocidolomia Zeller, 1852. 
  3. Chen, N. and Wang, S.X., 2013. Review of the genus Crocidolomia Zeller, 1852 from China (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). SHILAP Revista de lepidopterología, 41(163), pp.357-364. 
  4. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/ever/luteolalis.html
  5. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=77149
  6. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/784389-Crocidolomia-luteolalis

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Anonymous. 2021. Crocidolomia luteolalis Hampson, 1893. 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/358069/Crocidolomia-luteolalis
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