Samiksha Jaiswal

Episparis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Lepidoptera
Family  Erebidae
Scientific name  Episparis
Rank  Genus
Phylum  Arthropoda
Superfamily  Noctuoidea
Subfamily  Pangraptinae
Higher classification  Pangraptinae
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Similar  Butterflies and moths, Insect, Erebidae, Ischyja, Anisoneura

Episparis is a genus of moths in the Erebidae family.

Description

Palpi upturned and hairy. Third joint minute. A short frontal tuft present. Antennae bipectinated to two-thirds length in male. Thorax and abdomen clothed with coarse hair. Tibia hairy. Forewings with straight costa. Outer margin excised from vein 5 to outer angle. Hindwings with produced outer margin to a point at vein 3 and excised below the point.

References

Episparis Wikipedia


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