Tonica niviferana

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Tonica niviferana
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Tonica niviferana
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T. niviferana
Binomial name
Tonica niviferana
(Walker, 1864)
Synonyms
  • Binsitta niviferanaWalker, 1864

Tonica niviferana is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Francis Walker in 1864. [1] It is found in India, Sri Lanka, northern Vietnam and China. [2]

Adults are white, the forewings with three blue tufts of scales, partly bordered with fawn. There are a few white erect tufts in the disc. [3]

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Tonica nigrimarginata is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Alexey Diakonoff in 1954. It is found in New Guinea.

Tonica cyanodoxa is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Edward Meyrick in 1924. It is found on New Guinea.

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Tonica malthacodes is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Edward Meyrick in 1914. It is found on New Guinea.

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Tonica senescens is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Edward Meyrick in 1910. It is found on New Guinea.

Tonica barrowi is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Charles Thomas Bingham in 1907. It is found in Myanmar.

Tonica terasella is a moth in the family Depressariidae. It was described by Francis Walker in 1864. It is found on Borneo.

References

  1. Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.; Robinson, G.; Pitkin, B.; Hine, A.; Lyal, C., eds. (2003). "Tonica niviferana". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index . Natural History Museum . Retrieved May 18, 2018.
  2. Savela, Markku. "Tonica niviferana (Walker, 1864)". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved February 8, 2018.
  3. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum 29: 832