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The Emerald Moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Rob de Vos


Comostola orestias Prout, 1934

ssp. anicana Prout, 1934







STATUS: Widely distributed. In Papua a rare species and represented by ssp. anicana.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Mt. Kunupi, Omban (Star Mts), Utakwa River. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Peninsular Malaysia; Sumatra, Borneo.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, Peter Jan de Vries.