FAMILY LIMACODIDAE
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Narosa lawaii sp. n


Narosa lawaii


 
10mm. The forewing is suffused with reddish pink that is fainter at the dorsum; the hindwing is a pale flesh pink. Characters of the male genitalia are diagnostic: the valve is acutely triangular, the spined central process small and extending only weakly to the costal process; the costal process is short, basally curved, acute; the ventral arm of the aedeagus is as long as the main portion.

Holotype SARAWAK: Gunong Mulu Nat. Park, R.G.S. Exped. (J.D. Holloway et al.) BM 1978-206, Site 25, April, G. Api, 900m, 427550, lower montane forest, BM limacodid slide 387.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The type locality is in lower montane forest on limestone.

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