Epitranus observator Walker 1862,

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Epitranus observator Walker 1862


Epitranus observator Walker 1862 


Type status: Other material. Occurrence: recordedBy: S. Palanivel and M. Ayyam Perumal; individualCount: 3; lifeStage: adult; Location: continent: Asia; country: India; countryCode: IND; stateProvince: Tamil Nadu; Identification: identifiedBy: J. Gowri Prakash and S. Manickavasagam; Event: samplingProtocol: Yellow pan trap; eventDate: 11/12/2014; Record Level: institutionID: Department of Entomology, Annamalai University; institutionCode: EDAU 


E. observator  is so far known from Andaman and Nicobar island, Delhi, Gujarat, Karnataka, Odisha, Rajastan, Sikkim, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal ( Boucek 1982) and is a new record for Tamil Nadu (Fig. 17).