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Tortricosia blanda van Eecke comb. n. 
   
Mellona blanda van Eecke, 1927, Zool. Meded. Leiden, 10: 94.


Tortricosia blanda (Perak)
(x 1.73)


Diagnosis.
This and the next species are smaller than the previous two, with paler creamy fawn forewings that have a series of dark brown flecks along the costal margin and a triangle of the same colour on the distal margin. See also the diagnosis of the next species.

Taxonomic note. The holotype of blanda (NMN, Leiden) has lost its abdomen, so this identification is based on comparison of facies only.

Geographical range. Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo.

Habitat preference. Two specimens have been seen, both from an area of disturbed lowland forest at Poring (600m) on the eastern slopes of G. Kinabalu.

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