Venusia lilacina

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Venusia lilacina
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Genus: Venusia
V. lilacina
Binomial name
Venusia lilacina
(Warren, 1893)[1]
  • Hydrelia lilacina Warren, 1893
  • Discoloxia rala Prout, 1938

Venusia lilacina is a moth in the family Geometridae first described by William Warren in 1893. It is found in China, Nepal and India.[2]


  • Venusia lilacina lilacina (Sikkim, Nepal)
  • Venusia lilacina melanogramma Wehrli, 1931 (China)
  • Venusia lilacina rala (Prout, 1938) (Kashmir)


  1. ^ Yu, Dicky Sick Ki (1997–2012). "Venusia lilacina (Warren 1893)". Home of Ichneumonoidea. Taxapad. Archived from the original on March 24, 2016.
  2. ^ Xue, Dayong; Scoble, Malcolm J. (June 27, 2002). "A review of the genera associated with the tribe Asthenini (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae)". Bulletin of the Natural History Museum. Entomology Series. 71 (1): 77–133. doi:10.1017/S0968045402000044.