The Papua Insects Foundation
The Tigermoths (Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos
Macaduma micans Hampson, 1900
STATUS: Widely distributed in the western part of New Guinea with a peculiar distribution, which could indicate that it concerns more than one species. Moreover, the hindwings of the holotype from Misool are grey instead of yellow. Not yet found in Papua New Guinea.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: Misool Island; New Guinea: Canoe Camp (Setekwa River), Walmak. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH, RMNH.