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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Agroterini > Lygropia

Lygropia distorta (Moore, [1886])

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Kerala
Maharashtra
All states
Similiar species:
Pardomima amyntusalis (Walker, 1859)
References:
  1. OD:Pelecyntis distorta Moore, 1885. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Vol. 3, p.g 270, Pl. 180/7.
  2. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9340782#page/292/mode/1up
  3. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9340782#page/675/mode/1up
  4. 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 343, #5001
  5. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Plate 16/7. Listed as Pardomima distorta
  6. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/904452-Lygropia-distorta
 
 
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Lygropia distorta (Moore, [1886]). 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/358081/Lygropia-distorta
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