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

by Rob de Vos

Tigrioides euscia Hampson, 1914

[Tigrioides euscia Hampson, 1914] [holotype: Mt. Goliath, Dutch New Guinea, in BMNH]

endemic species!

 


Distribution

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A rare species, only known by a few specimens from the Star Mountains.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Abmisibil, Mt. Goliath. 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.