Asota  fulvia    Donovan  1805

Photograph by: E. Donovan
Holotype: E. Donovan

Photograph by: JHH Zwier by courtesy CMWM, München
   Nurimlava village (New Britain) Papua New Guinea

Photograph by: JHH Zwier
   New Britain (Bismarck Archipelago) Papua New Guinea

Synonym: tigrina Butler 1882

 about  60  mm  ( n = 4 )
 about  60  mm  ( n = 4 )

Distribution according to the collections mentioned in the chapter
“Museums” and the literature.

- Australia: (?) Papua-Indonesia: coll.: H. van Mastrigt: Abmisibil Yuruf Dokle Habliafuri Mabilabol Papua New Guinea: New Britain: (RMNH) Bereme (CMWM) Kukelpunt (CMWM) Talasea district (CMWM) New Hanover (CMWM) New Ireland: (SMFL) Nurimlaua village (CMWM) Ulul Nogo (CMWM) New Hanover (CMWM)

Type at the Natural History Museum in London Type: Damialis tigrina Butler 1882 Synonym fulvia Donovan 1805 Labels: - Butler type - New Britain - 82-80


There is no difference in the outward appearance of ♀ and ♂

This copy of the first description is taken from a book or a periodical out of the library of the Dutch Entomological Society in Amsterdam.

*A lot of data are from the author of the first description.