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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Musotiminae > Neomusotima

Neomusotima conspurcatalis (Warren, 1896)

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
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Similar species: 
Neomusotima fuscolinealis Yoshiyasu, 1985 (extralimital); best separated by examining frenulum and genitalia. 
Lygomusotima spp.
  1. OD: Ambia conspurcatalis Warren,1896. New genera and species of Pyralidae, Thyrididae, and Epiplemidae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, including Zoology, Botany and Geology, London (ser.6) 17: 202. Text at
  2. Ambia conspurcatalis Warren. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Plate 13/11.
  3. Solis, M. A., Yen, S.-H., J. A. Goolsby. 2004. Species of Lygomusotima new genus, and Neomusotima conspurcatalis from Australia and Southeast Asia feeding on Lygodium microphyllum (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Ann. entomol. Soc. Am. 97: 64-76.

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Anonymous. 2022. Neomusotima conspurcatalis (Warren, 1896). 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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