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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Desmobathrinae > Noreia

Noreia ajaia (Walker, 1859)

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Kerala
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Similiar species:
Noreia Walker, 1861 species known from India.
Noreia ajaia (Walker, 1859). S. India, N. India; Sri Lanka. 
Noreia vulsipennis Prout, 1934. Naga Hills.
Noreia lapidata (Warren, 1893). Naga Hills.
References:
  1. Timandra ajaia Walker, 1859. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. Lond. (Zool.) 3: 195. Text at https://archive.org/stream/journalofproceed00linn#page/n278/mode/1up. For male, which is ash-grey. 
  2. Noreia perdensata Walker, 1862. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 24: 1092; TL: Ceylon & N. India. Text at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso2224brit#page/1092/mode/1up. Female, which is more brownish. 
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 324, # 3577 as Noreia perdensata
  4. Prout, 1934 In Seitz Macro Lep. World. 12:136. 
  5. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-9/desmobathrini/desmobathrini_2_1.php
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Noreia ajaia (Walker, 1859). 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/358093/Noreia-ajaia
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