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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Condicinae > Dysmilichia

Dysmilichia calamistrata (Moore, 1881)

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Other spp, from Indian region/elsewhere. 
Dysmilichia gemella
(Leech, 1889), extralimital (Japan & NE Asia) - has diffused patch on costa below post-medial line.
Dysmilichia flavonigra (Swinhoe, [1885]) , Pakistan.
  1. OD:Ilattia calamistrata Moore, 1881. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. pg. 348. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 251, # 1834 lists Ilattia calamistrata as a synonym for a form of Amyna octo.
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1909. Catalogue of Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. Vol 8, pg. 428, & Pl. 133, fig 12. TL: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. Text at
  4. Plate at
  5. Seitz, A. (Ed.). 1914. Macro. Lep. World. Vol. 11, pg. 338, pl. 29l (for female). 
  6. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 16/31.

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Anonymous. 2022. Dysmilichia calamistrata (Moore, 1881). 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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