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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Boletobiinae > Aventiini > Arasada

Arasada ornata (Wileman, 1911)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Arasada Moore, [1885] species known from the Indian subcontinent. 
Arasada albicosta (Hampson, 1894) (Oruza). NE Himalaya. 
Arasada fasciosa (Moore, 1888). Sikkim.
Arasada ornata
 (Wileman, 1911). Arunachal Pradesh. 
Arasada pyraliformis Moore, [1885]. India; Sri Lanka (TL). 
  1. Enispa ? ornata Wileman, 1911. Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1911 (2): 226, pl. 30, f. 6; TL: Japan, Yamamoto, Yoshino. Text at
  2. Inoue, H., S. Sugi, H. Kuroko, S. Moriuti & A. Kawabe. (1982). Moths of Japan. Vol. 2 Tokyo: Kodansha. Pl. 196/41. 
  3. Holloway, J, D. 2009. Moths of Borneo 13. Family Noctuidae, subfamilies Paneinae (part), Bagisarinae, Acontiinae, Aediinae, Eustrotiinae, Bryophilinae, Araeopteroinae, Aventiinae, Eublemminae and further miscellaneous genera Malayan Nature J. 62 (1-2) : 1-240. Pl. 5/20. 
  4. 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 505. 
Same name assigned to a Pantheinae species. See species at


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Anonymous. 2022. Arasada ornata (Wileman, 1911). 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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