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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Nolidae > Chloephorinae > Sarrothripini > Gyrtothripa

Gyrtothripa pusilla (Moore, 1888)

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Gyrtothripa Hampson, 1912 species known from India.
Gyrtothripa pusilla (Moore, 1888). India: Kolkatta, West Bengal (TL). 
Gyrtothripa variegata (Hampson, 1894. India: Nagas. 
  1. OD: Gyrtona pusilla Moore, 1888. In: Hewitson & Moore, Description of new Indian Lepidopterous Insects from the Collection of the late Mr. W.S. Atkinson: 289.TL: Kolkatta, West Bengal.  Text at
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 42/34.
  3. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Pl. 40/13. 
  4. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 26/32-33.

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Anonymous. 2022. Gyrtothripa pusilla (Moore, 1888). 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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