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The Hawkmoths (SPHINGIDAE, Sphinginae) of Papua Indonesia

by Willem Hogenes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Psilogramma papuensis Brechlin, 2001

synonyms:

fasciata Closs, 1916 (infraspecific)
mastrigti Eitschberger, 2001



Distribution

 

STATUS: Known from New Guinea only, widely distributed.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Biak; Pulau Ratewi (Kep. Moor & Mambor); New Guinea: Abmisibil, Affi (Jafi District), Ampas, Borme, Demaisi, Depapre, Dotir (Wandammen), Etna Bay, Genyem, Jayapura, Kloofbivak, Kouh, Mabilabol (Oksibil), Manokwari, Mapi (Asmat District), Meja Reserve, Pass Valley, Prafi, Rasiei (Wandammen), Sama (Asmat Area), Senopi, Sentani, Taja Rifi, Taritatu River, Timika, Ubrub, Yahukimo (Nipsan), Walmak (Nipsan). Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: KSP, RMNH, ZMAN. Literature (see below).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Literature

Brechlin, R. & I.J. Kitching, 2010. Vier neue Arten der Gattung Psilogramma Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). Entomo-Satsphingia 3(3): 66-74.
Eitschberger, U., 2001. Neubeschreibungen von Arten in der Gattung Psilogramma Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae). Neue Entomologische Nachrichten Suppl. 1: 3-63.
Gorbunov, O.G. & A.N. Zamesov, 2014b. To the knowledge of Macroheterocera of Southeast Asia and New Guinea. II. Hawk moths (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) of Papua Province, Indonesia. Biodiversity, Biogeography and Nature Conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea 2: 167-185.