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

by Rob de Vos

 

Comostola laesaria (Walker, 1861)

perlepidaria (Walker, 1866)


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: Widely distributed. A common species.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Waigeo Island: Camp Nok; New Guinea: Fakfak, Mt. Goliath, Huri-Mber, Manokwari, Sabron Camp (Cyclops). Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Indo-Australian region, from India to Australia, Papua New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, RMNH.