Evergestis forficalis (Linnaeus, 1758) - Garden Pebble Moth

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Evergestis forficalis - Garden Pebble Moth


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  1. OD: Phalaena (Pyralis) forficalis Linnaeus, 1758. Syst. Nat. i2, pg. 882. 
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. pg. 425, # 5209 as Pionea forficalis
  3. Gupta, P.R, 1994. Biology of Evergestis forficalis (L.) (Pyralidae), a pest of crucifers in Himachal Pradesh. Journal of Insect Science Vol. 2 (5): 211-12. 
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1998. Moths of Nepal. Part 5. TINEA. Vol. 15 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 143/2. 
  5. Chandra, K., Kumar, V., Singh, N., Raha, A., Sanyal, A.K.2019. Assemblages of Lepidoptera in Indian Himalaya through long term monitoring plots. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata, 1-457 pp. Pl. 49.8. 
  6. http://www2.nrm.se/en/svenska_fjarilar/e/evergestis_forficalis.html
  7. http://lepiforum.org/wiki/page/Evergestis_Forficalis
  8. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/324103-Evergestis-forficalis
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Evergestis forficalis (Linnaeus, 1758) – Garden Pebble Moth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.71. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/evergestis-forficalis, accessed 2024/03/01.