Omiodes asaphombra Meyrick, 1899

'Ohe hedyleptan moth



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hedylepta asaphrombra (Meyrick, 1899)


Conservation Status


IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Kaua‘i, O‘ahu, Moloka‘i, and Hawai‘i, Hawaiian Islands, USA












Original scientific description:

Meyrick, Edward. (1899). Macrolepidoptera. Fauna Hawaiiensis or the Zoology of the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Isles: ..., vol. 1, part 2. 123-275.


Other references:

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
Gagné, W. C. and Howarth, F. G. (1982). Conservation status of endemic Hawaiian Lepidoptera. Proceedings of the 3rd Congress on European Lepidoptera. pp 74-85. Cambridge, England. 
Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
Haines, W. P. (2004). Omiodes asaphombra. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T44542A10917693. Downloaded on 03 January 2016.
Haines, W. P., Giffin, J. and Foote, D. (2004). Rediscovery of five species of Omiodes Guenée (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) on Hawai‘i Island. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 79: 45-49.
Nishida, G.M., Ed. 1994. Hawaiian Terrestrial Arthropoda Checklist. Second Edition. Hawaii Biological Survey, Contribution No. 94-04. Bishop Museum: Honolulu, Hawaii. 287 pp.
Swezey, O.H. 1954. Forest entomology in Hawaii. An annotated checklist of the insect faunas of the various components of the Hawaiian forests. Bishop Mus. Spec. Publ. 44, ix + 266 p.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). 1989a. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; animal notice of review. Federal Register, Department of the Interior 54(4): 554-579.
Zimmerman, Elwood C. 1958. Insects of Hawaii, vol. 8. Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. 456 pp.


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