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The Swallowtail Moths (URANIIDAE, Uraniinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Siep and Jannie Sinnema

 

 

Cyphura (Cyphura) latimarginata (Swinhoe, 1902)

 


Distribution

 

 

 

 

STATUS: A rather common species which in Papua seems to prefer the northeastern part.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Pulau Podena; Pulau Wakde; New Guinea: Ampas, Besum, Borme, Jayapura, Kwerba, Prauwenbivak, Sentani Pos VII, Sorong. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: 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.