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Colostygia albigirata (Kollar, [1844])

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Colostygia Hübner, 1825 species known from India
Colostygia albigirata (Kollar, [1844]). India (TL: Mussoorie, Uttarakhand). 
Colostygia ustipennis (Hampson, 1895). India (TL: Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh).

Seitz, Vol. 12, Pg. 267 for Colostygia ustipennis.
Seitz, Vol. 4, Pl. 11f for Colostygia ustipennis
FBI, Hampson, Vol. 3, pg. 367, # 3684 as Larentia ustipennis.
  1. OD: Cidaria albigirata Kollar, [1844]. In: Hugel, Kaschmir und das Reich de Siek 4 (2): 289.
  2. 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. 367, # 3685 as Larentia albigirata
  3. Seitz, A. (Ed). Macro. Lep. Vol. 12, Pg. 267, pl. 26k as Colostygia albigirata
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 99/8 as Lampropteryx albigirata
  5. Sanyal, A.K., Dey, P., Uniyal, V.P., Chandra, K. and Raha, A., 2017. Geometridae Stephens, 1829 from different altitudes in Western Himalayan Protected Areas of Uttarakhand, India.(Lepidoptera: Geometridae). SHILAP Revista de Lepidopterología, 45(177), pp.143-163. 
  6. Chandra, K., Kumar, V., Singh, N., Raha, A., Sanyal, A.K.2019. Assemblages of Lepidoptera in Indian Himalaya through long term monitoring plots. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata, 1-457 pp. Plate 99.7.

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Anonymous. 2022. Colostygia albigirata (Kollar, [1844]). 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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