The Papua Insects Foundation
The Prominent Moths (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae, Dicranurinae) of Papua Indonesia
by Alexander Schintlmeister
Cascera olivacea Rothschild, 1917
flavolavata Rothschild, 1917
STATUS: A rare species, until now only found on the Indonesian side of New Guinea. The taxon flavolavata Rothschild, 1917 is by some considered to be a subspecies of this species in the Arfak Mountains but it is very likely that the yellow holotype only concerns a blanched specimen.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Ninay Valley, Utakwa River. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH.