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Ziridava rufinigra Swinhoe
Ziridava rufinigra Swinhoe, 1895, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 16: 246.
Ziridava rufinigra brevicellula Prout, 1916, Novit. zool., 23: 29.
Ziridava rufinigra cedreleti Prout, 1958, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.), 6: 437.

Ziridava rufinigra

Diagnosis. This is a smaller species than those of the xylinaria group. It has general colouration as in xylinaria but with dark, blackish markings along the costal zone and rather obliquely transverse in the medial area. The hindwing margin over the tornal half is also darkened. See Ziridava asterota Prout.

Geographical range. India, Borneo; New Guinea (ssp. brevicelluba); Queensland (ssp. cedreleti).

Habitat preference. The only Bornean specimen seen is from wet heath (kerangas) forest on a river terrace (150m) just west of the Melinau Gorge, Sarawak.

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