Eupithecia moderata Walker,
1866, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 35: 1673.
Diagnosis. Both wings are brownish grey, darker than in congeners. The species is
as small as Pomasia obliterata Walker but with a uniform hindwing.
Geographical range. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia.
Habitat preference. The species is rare, mostly taken in the lowlands
such as in secondary vegetation at 15m near Labi in Brunei. A single specimen
was taken 1500m on the limestone G. Api in an area of open scrub.
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