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The Prominent Moths (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae, Dicranurinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Alexander Schintlmeister

 

Cascera callima Bethune-Baker, 1916

archboldiana Kiriakoff, 1967 syn. nov.


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: Widely distributed in New Guinea, in Papua restricted to the Jayawijaya Mountains. The red-brown colour, marbled with green and purple, is diagnostic.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Mt. Goliath, Lake Habbema, Iebele Camp, Mist Camp, Moss Forest Camp, Top Camp, Walmak. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, RMNH, ZMAN.