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The Hawkmoths (SPHINGIDAE, Macroglossinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Willem Hogenes

Cephonodes picus (Cramer, 1777)


cunninghami Walker, 1856

The species spotted in Queensland, Australia




STATUS: Widely distributed in Southeast Asia, but in Papua rare. Only found on Waigeo and Biak.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Waigeo; Biak. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: South India, Indo-Australia, Philippines, New Guinea, Queensland (Australia), Samoa.

DATA SOURCES: RMNH. website Sphingidae of Southeast Asia.