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

by Rob de Vos

 

 

Asuridia rosacea (Bethune-Baker, 1904)


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: The smallest Asuridia species and rather common, widely distributed on New Guinea and adjacent islands. It is almost unpatterned, unlike other Asuridia species.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Misool Island; New Guinea: Base Camp (Wollaston Exp.), Gn. Bembab, Bog Camp (Foja Mts.), Borme, Depapre, Fakfak, Furu Camp (Foja Mts.), Kwansu, Kwerba, Landikma, Lelambo, Marina Valen, Mimika River, Nabire, Ninay Valley, Prafi, Setekwa River, Taja Rifi, Wasior, waterfall (Cyclops Mts). Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP, RMNH, Peter Jan de Vries.