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

by Rob de Vos

 

Albinospila syntyche (Prout, 1913)

 


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: More abundant than and very similar to Albinospila laticostata but that species with the reddish brown margin narrower and with smaller white dots.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Supiori Island: Nansfori; Biak Island; New Guinea: Andai, Fakfak, Ninay Valley, Nomnagihé, Sabron Camp (Cyclops), Sarmi, Upper Setekwa River, Utakwa River, Wataikwa River. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, Michael Thirnbeck, Joop Schaffers.