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The Swallowtail Moths (URANIIDAE, Microniinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Siep and Jannie Sinnema

 

Stesichora quadripunctata Warren, 1896


Distribution

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A rare species, distinguished from Stesichora puellaria by the much smaller size and broader wings.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Base Camp (Utakwa River), Kaisah, Kloofbivak, Pioniersbivak, Tanah Merah. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea.

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

 

 

 

 

 

 


Literature

Rothschild, W., 1915. Lepidoptera of the British ornithologists' union and Wollaston expeditions in the Snow Mountains, southern Dutch New Guinea: p 102. Hazell, Watson & Viney.
Seitz, A., 1934. Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde 10: Spinner und Schwarmer des Indo-Australischen Gebiets, Uraniidae: 93-96. A. Kernen, Stuttgart.
Warren, W., 1896. New species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epiplemidae and Geometridae from the Papuan Region. Novitates Zoologicae 3: 272-306.