Notodontidae of the Indonesian Archipelago (Lepidoptera)

Volume 1

This book is the first comprehensive work on oriental Notodontidae (Lepidoptera) outside mainland Asia. The studied area includes also Borneo Island, the Malayan Peninsula, entire New Guinea with adjacent islands. All species are illustrated in both sexes with a total number of 1272 specimens on 51 colour plates. Genitalia photos of both sexes as well as detailed distribution maps are provided for each species.
The book deals in the first volume with 298 species and contains descriptions of 99 new notodontid taxa. A second volume will treat with the remaining 160 species and include also a comprehensive biogeographic analysis.

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Alexander Schintlmeister, Ph.D. (1957), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, led many expeditions to study moths in most Asian countries, including about 10 expeditions to entire Indonesia. He is the author of several major publications on the moths of Vietnam (1997), the Notodontidae of China (Schintlmeister & Fang, 2001), the moths of Thailand (2007), the Palaearctic Notodontidae (Brill, 2008), a World catalogue of Insects, vol. 11 (Brill, 2013), or a monograph on the genus Lymantria (2004).
Introduction
Abstract
Acknowledgement
The family Notodontidae
Methodological notes
Material and its collectors
Glossary
Abbreviations

Systematic account
Check-list
Dudusinae
Scranciinae
Ceirinae
Cerurinae
Dicranurinae

Genitalia figures
Color plates
References
Synopsis of taxonomic changes
Index of scientific names
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