The Papua Insects Foundation
The Avitta group (Lepidoptera: Erebidae, Erebinae) of Papua Indonesia
by Rob de Vos & Alberto Zilli
Asta completa (Rothschild, 1915)
STATUS: The species is closely allied to the Sundanian Asta quadrilinea (Walker, ) which is very similar but differs in genitalia and colour at the underside of the forewing.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Base Camp (Utakwa River), Ninay Valley, Pass Valley, Walmak. Details in gazetteer.
EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Papua New Guinea, Queensland (Australia), Solomon Islands.
DATA SOURCES: BMNH, KSP, RMNH.