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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Lithosiini incertae sedis > Macrobrochis

Macrobrochis prasena (Moore, 1859)

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Arunachal Pradesh
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List of Macrobrochis Herrich-Schäffer, [1855] known from India.
Macrobrochis albifascia (Fang, 1982), India (Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim).
Macrobrochis gigas (Walker, 1854), India (Meghalaya, Sikkim, Assam, Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Uttarakhand).
Macrobrochis pallens Hampson, 1894, India (NW Himalayas).
Macrobrochis prasena (Moore, 1859), India (NW Himalayas, Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Assam, Manipur, Uttarakhand).
Macrobrochis tibetensis (Fang, 1990), India (Arunachal Pradesh).
  1. OD: Tripura prasena Moore, 1859. Cat. Lep. Ins. Mus. Nat. Hist. East. Ind., 1859: 299. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs, pg 66 #1309
  3. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae, pg 121, # 241.

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Anonymous. 2022. Macrobrochis prasena (Moore, 1859). 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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