The Papua Insects Foundation
The Tigermoths (Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos
Hemonia schistacea Rothschild, 1913
STATUS: Only known from Indonesian New Guinea. Seems a rare species. There are two forms of which the pale form from the Cyclops Mts should be confirmed if it belongs to this species or not.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Sabron Camp (Cyclops), Utakwa River. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH.