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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Plusiinae > Argyrogrammatini > Ctenoplusia

Ctenoplusia furcifera (Walker, [1858])

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Similiar species:
Ctenoplusia Dufay, 1970 species known from the Indian subcontinent
Ctenoplusia albostriata (Bremer & Grey, 1853). Peninsular India; Sri Lanka. 
Ctenoplusia chalcopasta (Hampson, 1912). India; Sri Lanka. 
Ctenoplusia indica (Ronkay, 1986). Karnataka. 
Ctenoplusia furcifera (Walker, [1858]). India; Sri Lanka. 
Ctenoplusia limbirena (Guenee, 1852). India; Sri Lanka. 
Ctenoplusia placida (Moore, [1884]). India; Sri Lanka. 
Ctenoplusia mutans (Walker, 1865). India; Sri Lanka. 
Ctenoplusia tarassota (Hampson, 1913). NE Himalaya. 
Ctenoplusia kosemponesis (Strand, 1920). N. India; Nepal.  
  1. Plusia furcifera Walker, [1858]. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 12: 927; TL: Punjab. Text at
  2. Plusia babooni Bethune-Baker, 1906. Novit. Zool. 13 (2): 270; TL: British New Guinea, Babooni. Text at
  3. Phytometra polisha Strand, 1920. Archiv Naturg. 84 A (12): 130; TL: Formosa, Polisha
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl 44/30 & 31.
  5. Sekhon, C.K. and Singh, J., 2015. An inventory of family Noctuidae (Noctuidae: lepidoptera) from Himachal Pradesh. International Journal of Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Studies, 2(6), pp.73-92.

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Anonymous. 2022. Ctenoplusia furcifera (Walker, [1858]). 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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