the Orange LacewingAndrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionCethosia penthesilea ranges from Java to Timor and northern Australia, but does not occur on New Guinea. The species formerly included C. methypsea of peninsular Malaya, but that is now considered a distinct species.
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