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Scopula usticinctaria Walker  
Acidalia usticinctaria Walker, 1861, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 23: 765.

Scopula usticinctaria
(x 1.16)

Diagnosis. The very dark red margins of the both wings distinguish the species.

Geographical range. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia.

Habitat preference. Records have been made from the lowlands to 1618m, but the species was particularly frequent on the limestone G. Api during the Mulu survey at 250m and in lower montane forest at 900m.

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