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Polynesia curtitibia Prout  
Polynesia curtitibia Prout, 1922, Novit. zool., 29: 345.

Polynesia curtitibia

Diagnosis. This and the species in the next genus could be confused with the ennomine genus Microplutodes Holloway: this lacks vein M2 and has a regular, evenly sized submarginal row of orange dots on the hindwing. The two species differ from Eois Hübner species (see above) in having less even, more blocked fasciation particularly in the forewing discal area. Pseudopolynesia amplificata Walker differs from P. curtitibia in having a broad, entire, grey-centred postmedial and lacking two definite red 'tails' to the hindwing.

Geographical range. N.E. Himalaya, Thailand, Borneo.

Habitat preference. One recent specimen was taken in lowland forest at Brumas, Sabah, and another at 1790m in upper montane forest on G. Mulu.

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