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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Boletobiinae > Araeopteronini > Araeopteron

Araeopteron xanthopis (Hampson, 1907)

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Araeopteron Hampson, 1893 species known from India and Sri Lanka (Han & Kononenko 2021). 
Araeopteron fasciale (Hampson, 1896). Sri Lanka (TL).
Araeopteron goniophora Hampson, 1907. Sri Lanka (TL).
Araeopteron griseata Hampson, 1907. Sri Lanka (TL).
Araeopteron nivalis Hampson, 1907. Sri Lanka (TL). 
Araeopteron pictale Hampson, 1893. Sri Lanka (TL). 
Araeopteron poliophaea (Hampson, 1910). Sri Lanka (TL). 
Araeopteron proleuca Hampson, 1907. India (West Bengal); Sri Lanka. 
Araeopteron rufescens (Hampson, 1910). Sri Lanka (TL). 
Araeopteron xanthopis Hampson, 1907. Sri Lanka (TL). 
References:
  1. OD: Aeraeopterum xanthopis Hampson, 1907, Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 17: 672, # 2887. Type locality: Sri Lanka. Text at https://archive.org/details/journalofbombayn17190607bomb/page/672/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1910. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum, Vol 10, pg. 28, #5015 & Pl 149/14. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/101550#page/56/mode/1up. Plate at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid410brit/page/n446/mode/2up?view=theater
  3. Seitz, A. (Ed.). 1913. The Macrolepidoptera of the World, Vol. 11, pg. 202 & Pl. 22h.
 
 

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Anonymous. 2022. Araeopteron xanthopis (Hampson, 1907). 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/358796/Araeopteron-xanthopis
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