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The Swallowtail Moths (URANIIDAE, Uraniinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Siep and Jannie Sinnema

 

 

Cyphura (Cyphura) swinhoei Joicey, 1917


Distribution

 

 

 

STATUS: A common species, widely distributed on New Guinea. Probably conspecific with Cyphura maxima.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Waigeo Island; Pulau Hariti; Pulau Ratewi; Yapen: Ambaidiru; New Guinea: Borme, Camp Walker (Waena), Etna Bay, Haya, Ifar, Jayapura, Marina Valen, Sentani, Waena, Wandammen Peninsula. 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.