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The Emerald Moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Rob de Vos


Agathia pisina Butler, 1887

ssp. ampla Prout, 1911








STATUS: A common species, widely distributed in New Guinea. The species is sexual dimorph.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Fakfak, Mt. Kunupi, Meni River (Arfak), Ninay Valley, Nomnagihé, Sabron Camp (Cyclops), Sinimburu, Tekai (Keerom district), Upper Setekwa River, Utakwa River, Wandammen Mts, Wembi. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea, Queensland (Australia), Norfolk Islands.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, M. Thirnbeck, P.J. de Vries, G. Zakine.