FAMILY NOTODONTIDAE
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Neocerura Kiriakoff

Neocerura liturata Walker  
   
Gerura liturata
Walker, 1855, List Specimens lepid. Insects in Colln Br. Mus. 5: 988.
   
Neocerura liturata Walker; Kiriakoff 1968: 114.


Neocerura liturata


Diagnosis.
See Cerura malaysiana Holloway.

Geographical range.
Oriental tropics to Sundaland.

Habitat preference.
The only Bornean specimens seen are males that were taken in the G. Mulu National Park, in lowland and lower montane forest on the limestone of G. Api.

Biology. The form of the larva is as for the previous species. In India the host range is primirily the family Flacourtiaceae but with records from Populus and Terminalia (Browne 1968). Kalshoven (1981) recorded the species from 'lobi-lobi' and wild Flacourtiaceae in Indonesia.

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