The Papua Insects Foundation
The Chloephorinae, Sarrothripini (Lepidoptera: Nolidae) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos
Earias rufopunctata Bethune-Baker, 1906
STATUS: Larger than the previous three species, the yellow colour very pale. Male have a relatively small rufous brown ring mark on the forewing, the females lack any mark, also the basal costa is unmarked (see uniplaga).
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Borme, Foja Mts., Mt. Goliath, Mt. Kunupi, Langda, Modio, Mokwam. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP, ZMAN.