TRIBE ARCTORNITHINI n.
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Arctornis flora Swinhoe comb. n.  
    Leucoma flora
Swinhoe, 1903, Trans. ent. Soc. London, 1903: 383.


Arctornis flora


Diagnosis.
This and the next species have similar fine reticulated brown marking on the forewing, but in flora the medial zone is darker, whereas in florella it is paler. A long areole is present in the Rs system, and the valve costa has a diagnostic subbasal process rather than a central angular projection.

Geographical range. Borneo, Sumatra.

Habitat preference. All records have been from lowland forest: the species is uncommon.

Biology. The species has been reared from a larva on Durio (Bombacaceae) in Peninsular Malaysia (unpublished IIE records).

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