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


by Rob de Vos


Aiteta trigoniphora (Hampson, 1898)

ssp. hampsoni (Bethune-Baker, 1908)






STATUS: Widely distibuted. In Papua not common and local. Some subspecies are recognized, in New Guinea it is represented by ssp. hampsoni.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Ampas, Fakfak, Ninay Valley, Nomnagihé, Rasiei, Utakwa River. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: India, Yunnan; Sundaland; The Philippines, Sulawesi, South Moluccas; Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, ZMAN. Literature: Holloway, 2003.







Holloway, J.D., 2003. Moths of Borneo, Nolidae: 279 pp.