SUBFAMILY HADENINAE
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Sasunaga leucorina Hampson  
Magusa leucorina Hampson, 1908, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7:57.
Magusa olivaria Hampson, 1908, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7:55.
Sasunaga leucorina Hampson; Holloway, 1976: 9.


Sasunaga leucorina

Sasunaga leucorina


Diagnosis.
This is the species with the most variegated forewings particularly in the female, where there is a long, basal pale streak extending to the equally pale, sinuous postmedial. The wings are a rich greenish brown. In both sexes the forewing below has a short subapical pale bar at the costa.

Taxonomic notes. Holloway (1976) disregarded page priority in establishing the synonymy above.

Geographical range. Sundaland, Sulawesi, S. Moluccas, New Guinea.

Habitat preference. The species is most abundant in the upper montane zone, though it is occasionally taken at lower altitudes.

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