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The Tigermoths (Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini) of Papua Indonesia

by Rob de Vos

 

 

Asuridia intensa (Rothschild, 1913)

endemic species!

 


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: Not yet recorded from PNG but expected to occur there too. It is a common species. It is distinguished from the similar dinawa by the more blur pattern of crosslines and the slightly darkened wingbase.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Supiori Island: Nansfori; New Guinea: Arso, Depapre, Mt. Goliath, Hotice Camp (Foja Mts.), Ninay Valley, Sabron Camp (Cyclops), Setekwa River, Utakwa River, Wembi. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP, ZMAN.