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The Swallowtail Moths (URANIIDAE, Uraniinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Siep and Jannie Sinnema

 

 

Cyphura (Cyphura) caudiferaria (Boisduval, 1832)

synonyms:

mundaria Walker, 1859
pannata Felder, 1874


Distribution

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A common species, widely distributed on New Guinea.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Pulau Liki; Pulau Wakde; Batanta Island; Salawati Island; Biak Island; New Guinea: Ampas, Andai, Demaisi, Dorey (Manokwari), Etna Bay, Jayapura, Kapaur (Fakfak), Kwaneha, Manokwari, Mokwam, Momi, Ninay Valley, Noordwijk (Sentani), Pioniersbivak, Sentani Pos 7, Sorong, Uskwar, Utakwa River, Wambes, Warkapi, Wembi, Wosi. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Seram, Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP, RMNH, ZMAN.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Literature

Seitz, A, 1934. Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde 10: Spinner und Schwarmer des Indo-Australischen Gebiets, Uraniidae: 93-96. A. Kernen, Stuttgart.