Thetidia radiata Walker, [1863] -

Taxonomic Information

Thetidia Boisduval, 1840 species known from India (based on Kirti et al. (2019) and Rajaei et al. (2022). 
Thetidia radiata Walker, [1863]. "N. India"
Thetidia pallidmarginata (Pajni & Walia, 1984). Himachal Pradesh. 

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  1. Thetidea radiata Walker, 1863. List. Specimens Lepid Insects Colln. Br. Mus. 26: 1567, TL: “North Hindostan”. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/120179#page/301/mode/1up
  2. Hampson, FBI, vol. 3, pg., 498, # 4078 as Euchloris radiata. Kulu, Dharamsala. 
  3. Rajaei, H., Hausmann, A., Scoble, M., Wanke, D., Plotkin, D., Brehm, G., Murillo-Ramos, L. & Sihvonen, P. 2022. An online taxonomic facility of Geometridae (Lepidoptera), with an overview of global species richness and systematics. Integrative Systematics, 5 (2): 145-192. https://doi.org/10.18476/2022.577933
  4. https://geometroidea.smns-bw.org/geometridae/Catalogue/?q=Thetidia

Note: Provisionally identified as Thetidia radiata (Walker, [1863)] as the description of Thetidia pallidmarginata (Pajni & Walia, 1984) is not available to us and the  description of T. radiata is a good match to these individuals. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Thetidia radiata Walker, [1863] – . 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/Thetidia-radiata, accessed 2024/02/24.