The Papua Insects Foundation

about us:

An example of an Ascalaphidae




The Owlflies (Neuroptera: Ascalaphidae) of Papua Indonesia

by Willem Hogenes

The distribution of most species is insufficiently known. Therefore the species list below consists of New Guinea species in general (including those from Papua New Guinea). Species listed in grey are not (yet) found in Papua Indonesia or the exact locality is unknown, though some may be discovered in the Indonesian part of New Guinea in the near future too.

Listed New Guinea species: 3


Haplogenius Burmeister, 1839

neoguineensis Navás, 1913

Suhpalasca Lefèbvre, 1842

dietrichiae (Brauer, 1869)

subtrahens (Walker, 1853)

[last update on 5th April 2010]