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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Cisthenina > Aemene

Aemene tenebrosa Moore, 1878

Indian and global distribution:
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Similiar species:
Aemene Walker, 1854 species known from India (Volynkin et al. 2017; Singh et. al. 2021).
 
Aemene albisparsa Hampson, 1898. NE India. 

Aemene amnaea Swinhoe, 1894. NE India. 
Aemene flavescens Hampson, 1898. NE India. Listed as Halone flavescens (Hampson, 1898) (Funet).
Aemene fulvocincta Hampson, 1900. S. India. 
Aemene maculifascia Moore, 1878. NE India. 
Aemene guttulosana (Walker, 1863). India, Sri Lanka. 
Aemene mesozonata Hampson, 1898. NE India, Thailand, Malay Peninsula. 

Aemene minima (Hampson, 1900). West Bengal. 
Aemene nilgirica Hampson, 1891. S India; Sri Lanka.  
Aemene nocturna (Hampson, 1900). NE India. 
Aemene quinquefascia Hampson, 1891. S. India. 
Aemene sagittifera Moore, 1888. TL: Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh. 
Aemene seriata Hampson, 1900. NE India, Thailand.

Aemene sordida Butler, 1877. TL: Coimbatore, Punjab (India); Sri Lanka. 
Aemene spotoptera Singh & Kirti, 2016. TL: Karnataka
Aemene subcinerea Moore, 1878. TL: Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. 

Aemene tau Heylaerts, 1891. S. India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Java. 
Aemene taprobanis Walker, 1854. India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, W and SW China. 
Aemene tenebrosa Moore, 1878. TL: Mumbai, Maharashtra. 
References:
  1. OD: Aemene tenebrosa Moore, 1878. Proceedings of the general meetings for scientific business of the Zoological Society of London, pg 34. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen78zool/page/34/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. pg. 93, # 1389.
  3. Siccia tenebrosa Moore, Hampson, G. F. 1900. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalanae in the British Museum, Vol. 2, pg. 397, #845, & Pl. 29/13.  Text at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid2brituoft/page/397/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid13brit/page/n139/mode/2up?view=theater
  4. Singh, N., Ahmad, J. and Joshi, R., 2018. Moths (Lepidoptera) diversity of district Koderma, Jharkhand. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies, 6(2), pp.1253-1263.
  5. https://www.oumnh.ox.ac.uk/collections-online#/item/oum-catalogue-398089
  6. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/1152227-Aemene-tenebrosa

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Anonymous. 2022. Aemene tenebrosa Moore, 1878. 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/358807/Aemene-tenebrosa
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