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

by Alexander Schintlmeister

 

Cascera marginata Rothschild, 1917

endemic species!

 


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: Not particularly common. Endemic in Papua. The typical phenotype has a conspicuous dark band running in the submarginal field. Darker specimens occur without this dark band. The dark olive green-brown colour is characteristic for this species.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Araucaria Camp, Kwerba, Mist Camp, Ninay Valley, Sigi Camp. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, RMNH, ZMAN.