SUBFAMILY SYNTOMINAE
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Amata flavibrooksi sp. n.


Amata flavibrooksi (paratype)


15mm. The species has wings shaped and marked as in brooksi but is larger with the markings pale yellow. The abdomen has each segment partially ringed pale yellow. The patagia are also pale yellow. The aedeagus vesica has two opposing, unequal rows of cornuti. The valves are slender, tapering, similar, and their basal costal processes are equally angled on the dorsal margin but the tapering distal portion is almost twice as long on the left. The uncus is short, deep and the processes from the tegumen are broad, rather triangular.

Holotype Telang-Siong, BORNEO, October 1881, BM arctiid slide 4218.

Geographical range. Borneo.

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