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The Chloephorinae, Ariolicini (Lepidoptera: Nolidae) of Papua Indonesia


by Rob de Vos


Labanda huntei Warren, 1903

amabilis Lower, 1903
viridescens Bethune-Baker, 1906
postaurantia (Rothschild, 1915)
macrogastris (Turner, 1936)






STATUS: Distributed in New Guinea and North Australia. In Papua very rare, only a few old records known.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Waigeo Island: Camp Nok; New Guinea: Base Camp (Utakwa River), Etna Bay. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea, North Australia.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, RMNH. Literature: Poole, 1989.







Poole, R.W., 1989. Lepidopterorum Catalogus (new series), 118: Noctuidae: i-xii, 1-1314. Brill, Leiden.