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Bivincula watsoni Dierl, 1978

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Bivincula Dierl, 1978 species known from the South Himalaya
Bivincula diaphana (Moore, 1879)
Bivincula kalikotei (Dierl, 1978)
Bivincula watsoni Dierl, 1978
  1. OD: Bivincula watsoni Dierl, 1978. Spixiana, 1 (3): 260, pl. V, fig. 37, text-fig. 23. TL: Sikkim. 
  2. Wang, X., Wang, M., Zolotuhin, V.V., Hirowatari, T., Wu, S. and Huang, G.H., 2015. The fauna of the family Bombycidae sensu lato (Insecta, Lepidoptera, Bombycoidea) from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hainan Islands. Zootaxa, 3989(1), pp.1-138. Fig. 16F. 
Notes: Diagnosis for Bivincula watsoni Dierl, 1978. Characterized by the following features: costa with four black spots; inner margin of hindwing with four spots; postmedial and submarginal lines consisting of obvious gray spots. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Bivincula watsoni Dierl, 1978. 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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