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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Lymantriinae > Nygmiini > Sphrageidus

Sphrageidus xanthorrhoea (Kollar, 1848)

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Sphrageidus Maes, 1984 species known from the Indian subcontinent. 
Sphrageidus simlensis (Gupta, 1986) (Porthesia). India: Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh (TL: Shimla).
Sphrageidus similis (Fuessly, 1775) (Phalaena). India: Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh; Sri Lanka. 
Sphrageidus xanthorrhoea (Kollar, 1848) (Liparis). India: Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand; Nepal; Sri Lanka (TL). 
References:
  1. OD: Liparis xanthorrhoea Kollar, 1848; in Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4: 470.
  2. Euproctis flavonigra Moore, 1879. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1879: 400, pl. 32, f. 11; TL: Nepal. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen792zool/page/400/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen792zool/page/n125/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Euproctis subdita Moore, 1879. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1879: 400; TL: Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen792zool/page/400/mode/1up?view=theater
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. pg. 88. 
  5. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 81/16 as Euproctis xanthorrhoea
  6. Kaleka, A.S., D. Singh & G. Bali. 2020. Present status of the genus Sphrageidus Maes, 1984 (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Lymantriinae) from India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 12. 16153-16160. Image 21-22.
 

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Anonymous. 2022. Sphrageidus xanthorrhoea (Kollar, 1848). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/358397/Sphrageidus-xanthorrhoea
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