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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Nolidae > Chloephorinae > Chloephorini > Hylophilodes

Hylophilodes tsukusensis Nagano, 1918

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Nagaland
Sikkim
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Similiar species:
Hylophilodes Hampson, 1912 species known from the Indian subcontinent. 
Hylophilodes burmana Berio, 1973. Myanmar. 
Hylophilodes dubia Prout, 1926. Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram. 
Hylophilodes orientalis (Hampson, 1894). Nagaland. 
Hylophilodes pseudorientalis Prout, 1921. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Hylophilodes rubromarginata (Bethune-Baker, 1906). NE India. 
Hylophilodes tsukusensis Nagano, 1918. Sikkim, Nagaland. 

Similar species is Hylophilodes pseudorientalis Prout, 1921 
Roger Kendrick PhD Plate 39/33 
Seitz, Vol. 11, pg. 424. Pl. 40g. 
https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/207633-Hylophilodes-pseudorientalis
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/28808396
http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=541160 for pseudorientalis
Hylophilodes pseudorientalis has a waved submarginal line, while Hylophilodes tsukusensis has a step-like formation. 
References:
  1. Hylophiloides [= Hylophilodes] tsukusensis Nagano, 1918. Insect World 22: 192; TL: Japan, Kiusu, Nagasaki
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 114/20-21. 
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 26/56-57. 
  4. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Plate 39/34. 
  5. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=282227
  6. http://www.jpmoth.org/Nolidae/Chloephorinae/Hylophilodes_tsukusensis.html
  7. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/423648-Hylophilodes-tsukusensis

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Anonymous. 2021. Hylophilodes tsukusensis Nagano, 1918. 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/358085/Hylophilodes-tsukusensis
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