Parasa darma Moore, 1859 -

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  1. OD: Parasa darma Moore, 1859. A Catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Hon. East-India Company 2: 414, pl. 11a: fig. 7. Type locality: “Java”. Holotype: female (BMNH). Text at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid02east/page/414/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid02east/page/n226/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig.pg. 388, # 861 as Parasa dharma. Text at https://archive.org/details/moths01hamp/page/388/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Solovyev, A.V. 2014.Parasa Moore Auct: Phylogenetic review of the complex from the Palaearctic and Indomalayan regions (Lepidoptera, Limacodidae). In: Proceedings of the Museum Witt Munich. Akademischer Verlag München, München, 240 pp.Fig. 65. Pg. 107, Colour Fig. 126. 
  4. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-1/limacodidae/limacodidae-16-6.php
  5. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=161030
Note: Provisionally identified, as hitherto unreported from India and part of the "darma" group Solovyev (2014), which includes the extralimital species Parasa ungulata Solovyev, 2014 and Parasa darmoides Holloway, 1982. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Parasa darma Moore, 1859 – . 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/parasa-darma, accessed 2024/03/01.