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The Hooktips and False Owlet Moths (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae) of Papua Indonesia

by Peter Mackey & Rob de Vos


This page is under constant construction. This means that at any time new species can be added. Please check this page now and then for more information.

The Drepanidae are in Papua represented by two subfamilies: Thyatirinae (6 species) and Drepaninae (46 species).

 

thumbnail gallery Thyatirinae, Drepaninae

Thyatirinae

Thyatira Ochsenheimer, 1816

delattini Werny, 1966 [endemic in PNG but to be expected in Papua]

Habrona Bethune-Baker, 1908

alboplagata Bethune-Baker, 1908
bifasciata Gaede, 1930

brunnea Bethune-Baker, 1908
decora Gaede, 1930
indecora Gaede, 1930

caerulescens Warren, 1915 [endemic]

concinna Warren, 1915
submarginalis Gaede, 1930

marmorata (Warren, 1915)
trimacula Gaede, 1930

papuata Warren, 1915
unimacula Gaede, 1930

Drepaninae

Argodrepana Wilkinson, 1967

auratifrons (Warren, 1922)

denticulata Wilkinson, 1967

tenebra Wilkinson, 1967

umbrosa Wilkinson, 1967

Astatochroa Turner, 1926

sulphurata (Warren, 1907)

Ausaris Walker, 1863

chionopepla (Warren, 1923)

discipunctata (Warren, 1906)
chaotica Warren, 1922

morosa (Warren, 1922)

saucia Felder, 1861
scintillata Walker, 1862
metaleuca Bethune-Baker, 1922


sublimbata (Warren, 1922)

superba (Warren, 1906)

Canucha Walker, 1866

curvaria Walker, 1866
fleximargo Warren, 1896
sublignata Warren, 1902

Cyclura Warren, 1897

trogoptera (Rothschild, 1915)

Ditrigona Moore, 1888

fasciata (Hampson, 1893)

Hyalospectra Warren, 1906

diaphana Warren, 1922

grisea Warren, 1906

Oreta Walker, 1855

jaspidea (Warren, 1896)
fulvata Warren, 1898
erminea Warren, 1899
hypocalla Lower, 1905
hepatica Warren, 1923

perfida Warren, 1923 [endemic]

singapura Swinhoe, 1892
ssp. continua (Warren, 1899)
leucospila Joicey & Talbot, 1917
ustimacula Warren, 1923
dissimilis Warren, 1923
aurata Warren, 1923

sublustris Warren, 1923 [endemic]

subvinosa Warren, 1903 [endemic]
amblyptila Warren, 1923

unilinea (Warren, 1899) [endemic]
cervina Warren, 1907
mollita Warren, 1923
castaneata Warren, 1923

Teldenia Moore, 1882

aurilinea Warren, 1922 [endemic]

celidographia Wilkinson, 1967 [endemic]

desma Wilkinson, 1967 [endemic]

geminata Warren, 1922 [endemic]

inanis Wilkinson, 1967

melanosticta Wilkinson, 1967 [endemic]

nigrinotata Warren, 1896

pura Warren, 1899

ruficosta Warren, 1922 [endemic]

seriata Warren, 1922

sparsata Wilkinson, 1967 [endemic]

specca Wilkinson, 1967 [endemic]

strigosa Warren, 1903

subpura (Rothschild, 1915) [endemic]

unistrigata Warren, 1896

Tridrepana Swinhoe, 1895

examplata Warren, 1922

lunulata (Butler, 1887)
fasciata Warren, 1903


mediata Warren, 1922

melliflua (Warren, 1922) [endemic]

obliquitaenia Warren, 1922

olivacea Warren, 1922
semirufa Warren, 1922
elegans Warren, 1922
diluta Warren, 1922
tristigma Warren, 1922
olivacea Warren, 1931

sera (Warren, 1896)

Urogonodes Warren, 1903

macrura Warren, 1923
praecisa Warren, 1923
ssp. seminigra Warren, 1923

patiens (Warren, 1906)
ochracea Warren, 1923
rufula Warren, 1923
sobria Warren, 1923

scintillans (Warren, 1896)
inconspicua Warren, 1899
flavida Warren, 1907
colorata Warren, 1907
cervina Warren, 1923
flaviplaga Warren, 1923
fumosa Warren, 1923
perrufa Warren, 1923

 

Literature

Laszlo, Gy.M., G. Ronkay, L. Ronkay & Th. Witt, 2007. The Thyatiridae of Eurasia, including the Sundaland and New Guinea (Lepidoptera). Esperiana 13: 1-687.
Watson, A., 1957. A revision of the genus Tridrepana Swinhoe (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Entomology 4(9): 407-500.
Watson, A., 1967. A survey of the extra-Ethiopean Oretinae (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Entomology 19(3): 149-221.


last updated 9th October 2016