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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Cania

Cania spp.

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
List of Cania Walker, 1855 species known from India.
Cania acutivalva Holloway, 1986. Myanmar.
Cania bilinea (Walker, 1855). Bhutan; India.
Cania himalayana Holloway, 1987. Nepal; Pakistan; India:  N.India, Punjab, Sikkim, Darjeeling, Assam.
Cania obliquifascia (Hampson, 1900).Sri Lanka; India: Chennai, Trichinopoly, Tamil Nadu, Calicut, Kerela.
Cania sericea Walker, 1855. India.
  1. Cania Walker, 1855. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 5: 1177; TL: India. text at
  2. Solovyev, A.V., 2014. A taxonomic and morphological review of the genus Cania Walker, 1855 (Lepidoptera, Limacodidae). Entomological Review, 94(5), pp.698-711.

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Anonymous. 2022. Cania spp. . 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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