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The Prominent Moths (Lepidoptera: Notodontidae, Dicranurinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Alexander Schintlmeister

 

 

Cascera bella Bethune-Baker, 1904

 


Distribution

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS: Locally a common species, widely distributed in New Guinea. It probably prefers mountainous areas. Very similar to the next species, Cascera irrorata, but usually without pronounced veins in the forewing submarginal band.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Demaisi, Mokwam, Ninay Valley, Pass Valley, Walmak. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, ZMAN, RMNH, coll. Sinnema.