TRIBE ARCTORNITHINI n.
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Arctornis minutissima Swinhoe comb. n. 
   
Leucoma minutissima Swinhoe, 1903, Trans. ent. Soc. London, 1903: 380.


Arctornis minutissima


Diagnosis.
This is a delicate, pure white species with frons and palps extensively rufous, and legs tinged the same colour, but not spotted more darkly. The male genitalia (See A faucium sp.n) are characterised by a rather rugose, triangular uncus, a valve with a small spur at the dorsal apical angle, and a long, slender harpe that is upcurved and apically acute in minutissima.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The holotype was taken by Alfred Russel Wallace in Sarawak, probably in the lowlands. A further specimen was taken at 1000m in lower montane forest on G. Mulu.

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