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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Nolidae > Risobinae > Risoba

Risoba diversipennis (Walker, 1858)

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Similiar species:
Risoba Moore, 1881 species known from the Indian subcontinent
Risoba basalis Moore, 1882. India. 
Risoba diphteroides Hampson, 1898. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Risoba diversipennis (Walker, 1858). India (Punjab, Himalayan Region, Meghalaya); Myanmar.
Risoba flavipennis Hampson, 1895. India; Bhuta; Nepal. 
Risoba obstructa Moore, 1881. India; Sri Lanka.
Risoba obscurivialis Holloway, 2003. India (N.E. Himalaya, West Bengal, Meghalaya).
Risoba prominens Moore,1882. India; Sri Lanka.
Risoba repugnans (Walker, 1856). Indo-Australian tropics. 
Risoba variegata (Moore, 1882). West Bengal; Nepal. 
Risoba vitellina (Moore, 1882). India (West Bengal, Sikkim); Nepal.
Risoba vialis Moore, 1882. India (Assam, West Bengal, N.E. Himalaya).
 
References:
  1. Heliothis diversipennis Walker, 1858. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 15: 1750. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso1315brit/page/1750/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Moore, F. 1881. Descriptions of new genera and species of Asiatic nocturnal Lepidoptera. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. Pg. 329. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen81zool/page/329/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs.pg. 399, # 2279. Lists Risoba basalis as a synonym. 
  4. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-18/risobinae/risobinae_1_15.php
  5. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=368948

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Anonymous. 2022. Risoba diversipennis (Walker, 1858). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/358220/Risoba-diversipennis
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