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Chrysocraspeda baderi Herbulot  
Chrysocraspeda baderi Herbulot, 1987, Lambillionea, 87: 106.

Chrysocraspeda baderi
(x 1.33)

The forewing margin is obtusely angled, concave anterior to the angle. The fine yellow postmedials of both wings are similarly angled, but the forewing antemedial is straight, oblique.

Taxonomic notes. The original description states that baderi is similar in facies to the Indian C. iole Swinhoe, but has significant differences in the male genitalia: a bifid uncus; valve processes shorter and more evenly curved; apical process of aedeagus spiny; sclerotisation of what is possibly the transtilla.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The holotype was taken at 1200m on the south of G. Kinabalu at Kundasan. The female illustrated was taken in primary dipterocarp forest at 10m near the Danum Valley Field Centre.

Biology. Bell (MS) described the larva of the related Indian species C. iole. The larva is long, thin, cylindrical, slightly thickened anteriorly and posteriorly. It is smoky black in colour, striated grey longitudinally, with short dorsolateral and lateral white lines from the anterior margins of each segment to one third posteriorly. The pale pinkish grey pupa is blunt, square and tinged yellow anteriorly, with eight hooklets on the cremaster, the apical pair stronger, divergent.

The larva rests in a perpendicular position, the anterior segments held free and looped over. The pupa is suspended like that of a pierine butterfly with girdle and cremastral pad against a stick or leaf.

The host-plant was Eugenia (Myrtaceae)

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