The Papua Insects Foundation
The Shuttle moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae, Plusiinae) of Papua Indonesia
by László Ronkay
Ctenoplusia (Ctenoplusia) sumbawana Behounek & Ronkay, 1999
STATUS: Todate only one specimen known from Papua, identified by genitalia. Similar and related species of sumbawana cannot be distinguished by external characters only. Yet little is known about its total distribution but now it is proved that it is definitely wider than the Sunda Islands only.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: Abmisibil. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Sunda Islands.
DATA SOURCES: ZMAN.