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

by Rob de Vos

 

Dioscore thalassias (Warren, 1903)


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A local species, seems to be restricted in the western part of New Guinea. Similar to the allied species Dioscore nereis but with the white pattern thinner and with a small discal spot on both wings.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Etna Bay, Momi (Waria Bay), Nomnagihé, Wandammen Peninsula. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: none.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH.