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Paracataclysta fuscalis (Hampson, 1893)

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  1. OD: Catoclysta fuscalis Hampson, 1893. Ill. typ. sp. Lep. Het. Brit. Mus. 9: 52, 178, pl. 174, fig. 13. Type locality: Kelani Valley (Ceylon), Sri Lanka. Text at Plate at
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. pg. 197, #4650 as Cataclysta fuscalis.
  3. Speidel, W. & W. Mey, 1999. Catalogue of the Oriental Acentropinae (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 142 (1): 125–142.
  4. Yoshiyasu, Y. 1983. A study of Thailand Nymphulinae (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). (1) Description of Paracataclysta n. gen., Akitu N. Ser., 50: 1-6

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Anonymous. 2022. Paracataclysta fuscalis (Hampson, 1893). 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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