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Glaucoclystis sinuosoides sp. n.

Glaucoclystis sinuosoides(holotype)
(x 1.47)

7mm. In colour and general facies this species is like a small polyclealis but with extensive mottled white between the postmedial and margin near the dorsal half of the hindwing, more as in G. sinuosa Swinhoe comb. n. (N.E. Himalaya). The spiralling of the basal narrow part of the bursa has only one twist in the new species, but is very much larger with several twists in sinuosa.

Holotype . MALAYSIA: Sabah, Danum Valley, 170m, 4.58N, 117.48E (S.J. Willott), Primary understorey, WS, West Trail, DVFC, 11 .ii.95, BM geometrid slide 18953.

Paratype .  As holotype but 10.iii.95, slide 19141.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The type locality is in lowland dipterocarp forest.

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