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

by Rob de Vos


Earias cupreoviridis (Walker, 1862) - Cupreous Bollworm

chromataria Walker, 1863
fulvidana Wallengren, 1863
fervida Walker, 1866
limbana Snellen, 1879
decolorata Warren, 1913






STATUS: A widely distributed species. In Papua only recorded from the Birdshead Peninsula, the easternmost area for this species.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Prafi, Senopi, Sorong. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Africa, Oriental Asia, Indonesia.

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







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