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The Hawkmoths (SPHINGIDAE, Macroglossinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Willem Hogenes

Macroglossum nubilum Rothschild & Jordan, 1903




STATUS: Widely distributed in New Guinea but not very common.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Dojo, Jayapura, Sorong, Taritatu River. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea, Louisiade Archipelago, North Queensland (Australia).

DATA SOURCES: KSP, RMNH. Literature (see below)









Gorbunov, O.G. & A.N. Zamesov, 2014b. To the knowledge of Macroheterocera of Southeast Asia and New Guinea. II. Hawk moths (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) of Papua Province, Indonesia. Biodiversity, Biogeography and Nature Conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea 2: 167-185.