View Image Gallery of The Aganainae

Asota javana Cramer
Phalaena javana
Cramer, 1780, Uitl. Kapellen 3:146.
Asota fiaviventris Rothschild, 1897, Novit. Zool. 4: 332.

Asota javana

The wings are dark brown with yellow edging, the forewings with large and conspicuous white stigmata within the brown. The abdomen is black with a yellow apex.

Geographical range. Sundaland, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sula Is.

Habitat preference. The species is infrequent, taken from the lowlands to the lower montane forest zone.

<<Back <<Return to Contents page

Copyright Southdene Sdn. Bhd. All rights reserved.