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Pantana substrigosa (Walker, 1855)

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Pantana Walker, 1855 species known from India. 
Pantana albifascia (Walker, 1865) (Orgyia). India: West Bengal (TL: Darjeeling). 
Pantana azona Collenette, 1960. Myanmar.
Pantana delineata (Walker, 1855) (Genusa). N. India; Bangladesh. 
Pantana interjecta Swinhoe, 1891. India: Meghalaya (TL: Khasi Hills). 
Pantana luteiceps Swinhoe, 1896. India: Meghalaya (TL: Khasi Hills). 
Pantana substrigosa (Walker, 1855) (Aroa). NE India; Bangladesh (TL: Sylhet). 
Pantana terminata (Walker, 1865) (Genusa). N. India; Myanmar. 
  1. OD: Aroa substrigosa Walker, 1855. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 4: 794. TL: Sylhet. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. pg 439. 
  3. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (Insecta:Lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. pg. 285, Pl. 28/13 as Aroa substrigosa. Male & female.
  4. Wang, H., Wahlberg, N., Holloway, J.D., Bergsten, J., Fan, X., Janzen, D.H., Hallwachs, W., Wen, L., Wang, M. and Nylin, S., 2015. Molecular phylogeny of Lymantriinae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Erebidae) inferred from eight gene regions. Cladistics, 31(6), pp.579-592. Pg. 10. For transfer from Aroa to Pantana
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Anonymous. 2022. Pantana substrigosa (Walker, 1855). 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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