The Papua Insects Foundation
The Calpini (Lepidoptera: Erebidae, Calpinae) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos & Alberto Zilli
Axiocteta rufa Bethune-Baker, 1906
STATUS: The identity of many specimens that look like rufa is uncertain. This genus needs a revision and probably hides many undescribed species. If they all turn out to be rufa the species is widely distributed on New Guinea.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Abmisibil, Walmak. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP, ZMAN.