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The Tigermoths (Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini) of Papua Indonesia

by Rob de Vos

Scoliacma laniata (Hampson, 1914)

[Tigrioides laniata Hampson, 1914] [syntype: Iwaka River, Papua, Indonesia, in BMNH]

endemic species!


Distribution

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A rare and local species. The match of male and female in the syntype series should be confirmed by DNA research.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Borme, Iwaka River. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.

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

 

 

 

 

 


Literature

Hampson, G.F., 1914. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae. Supplement, volume 1. Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae and Lithosianae) in the collection of the British Museum: 858 pp. British Museum, London.
Strand, E., 1922. Lepidopterorum Catalogus 26: Arctiidae: Subfam. Lithosiinae: 501-899. W. Junk, Berlin.