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The Hulodini (Lepidoptera: Erebidae, Erebinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Rob de Vos & Alberto Zilli

Ericeia inangulata Guenée, 1852

optativa (Walker, 1858)
optatura (Walker, 1858)
comitata (Walker, 1865)
umbrosa (Walker, 1869)
intextilia Schultze, 1908
levuensis Prout, 1929
certilinea Prout, 1929






STATUS: A common species which is widely distributed in the Indo-Australian region from India as far as Samoa in the Pacific.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Waigeo Island: Camp Nok; Roon Island: Yende; New Guinea: Abmisibil, Affi, Ampas, Asike, Dorey (Manokwari), Hollandia (Jayapura), Ifar, Keerom, Kouh, Langda, Meja Reserve (Manokwari), Mimika River, Pass Valley, Rasiei, Sinimburu, Uskwar, Wembi. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Indo-Australian region, from India to Samoa.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, RMNH, Peter Jan de Vries.