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Eugoa muluana sp. n.  


Eugoa muluana (holotype)
(x 1.56)


, 9mm. Both sexes resemble females of inconspicua, except the postmedial is somewhat less clearly defined. The genitalia indicate a relationship with inconspicua. The males have rather broad valves with dorsally directed setae along the ventral margin, but these are more robust in inconspicua and there is a subapical spur to the costal margin and apical serration lacking in muluana, which has a crest of inwardly directed scales on the apical zone. The aedeagus vesica has fields of spines in inconspicua but is immaculate in muluana. Both females lack the large appendix bursae of crassa and allies, but inconspicua has a broader ostium and diagnostically large and corrugate structures on each side of it.

Holotype . SARAWAK: Gunong Mulu Nat. Park, R.G.S. Exped. 1977-8 (J.D. Holloway et al.), Site 14, February, Camp 2.5, Mulu, 1000m. 413461, lower montane for., BM arctiid slide 2754.

Paratypes: 1, 2 as holotype; 1 (slide 5076) as holotype but Site 15.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. All specimens are from lower montane forest at 1000m.

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