The Papua Insects Foundation
The Tigermoths (Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos
Narosodes rufocostalis (Rothschild, 1912)
STATUS: A rare species, only one specimen has been captured in the Indonesian part of New Guinea. It has a very unusual appearance for this genus and seems more related to the genus Macaduma. More research is needed to reveal its position.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Yongsu (Jayapura). Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP.