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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Noctuinae > Xylenini > Cosmiina > Cosmia

Cosmia restituta Walker, [1857]

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1. OD as Cosmia restituta in Walker, [1857]. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 10: 490; TL: Nepal. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso1012brit/page/490/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. 321, #2055, Fig. 172.
3. Listed as Calymnia restituta in Hampson, 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 188. Text at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid09brituoft/page/187/mode/1up?view=theater 
4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 16/25.
5. http://www.jpmoth.org/Noctuidae/Hadeninae/Cosmia_restituta_picta.html

Note: Hampson (1894) mentions that the Nepal specimen is darker and has less red, like the individual with media code cu318.


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Anonymous. 2022. Cosmia restituta Walker, [1857]. 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/358899/Cosmia-restituta
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