The Papua Insects Foundation
The Emerald Moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos
Dioscore thalassias (Warren, 1903)
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.