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

by Rob de Vos

 

Dioscore nereis (Warren, 1912)


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A rare species. Only known from the western part of New Guinea. Similar to the allied Dioscore thalassias but the white pattern more extended and without a discal spot on both wings.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Ninay Valley, Nomnagihé, Utakwa River, Wandammen Peninsula. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH.