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Tyana pustulifera (Walker, 1866)

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List of Tyana Walker, 1866 species known from India.
Tyana callichlora Walker, 1866. India (Sikkim, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand); Nepal.
Tyana chloroleuca Walker, 1866. India (West Bengal, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand); Bhutan; Nepal.
Tyana elongata Warren, 1916. India (Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh)
Tyana falcata (Walker, 1866) (Hylophila). India (Sikkim, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand); Nepal.
Tyana magniplaga Warren, 1916. India (Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh).
Tyana pustulifera (Walker, 1866) (Earias). India (Meghalaya, Sikkim, Himalayas); Nepal; Myanmar.
Tyana tenuimargo Druce, 1911. India (Meghalaya).
  1. OD: Earias pustulifera Walker, 1866. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 35: 1773; TL: Nepal. Text at
  2. Tyana flatoides Moore, 1887. Descriptions of new Indian lepidopterous insects from the collection of the late Mr. W.S. Atkinson. Pg. 285. Text at
  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 - 325 131, # 1505. Form flatoides
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 43/2. Incorrectly listed as Tyana pustrifera instead of pustulifera

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Anonymous. 2022. Tyana pustulifera (Walker, 1866). 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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