Unassigned, possibly plesiomorphic genera
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Hemonia orbiferana Walker  
   
Heminia [sic] orbiferana Walker, 1863, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br.
   
Mus., 28: 426.
   
Hemonia ciliata Hampson, 1914, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. (Suppl.), 1: 820, syn. n.


Hemonia orbiferana (x 1.63)


Fig.10c: Hemonia orbiferana Walker


Diagnosis.
This and the next species are very similar, but orbiferana is slightly smaller, with duller forewings and darker hindwings. Males are most readily distinguished, as this species has ciliate antennae and the next has bipectinate ones.

Geographical range. Sri Lanka, India, Burma, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo.

Habitat preference. The species is uncommon, taken mostly in lowland forest, though one specimen was taken at 1200m in an area of scrub and pinnacle karst on the limestone G. Api.

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