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Eugoa pectinicrassa sp. n

Eugoa pectinicrassa (paratype)
(x 1.56)

7mm. This is a small, dark brown member of the crassa group, distinguished by bipectinate antennae, a most strongly oblique forewing postmedial and unusually elongate genitalia, particularly the saccus which extends as far beyond the valve bases as do the uncus and tegumen together dorsal to the base of the valve costa. The aedeagus has a row of four small spines on a sclerotised band extending into the vesica from the apex, and the vesica itself has a single large cornutus that has its apex divided into several points.

Holotype . SABAH: Poring, 1800ft., E. of Mt. Kinabalu, 20-23.i. 1976 (E. W. Classey ), BM arctiid slide 4807.

Paratypes: 2 as holotype; 1 MALAYSIA: Sabah, Danum Valley, 170m, 458N, 11748E (S.J. Willot), 1 understorey, Obs. Platform, DVFC, 29.viii.93.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. All specimens are from areas of lowland forest, that at Poring with disturbed forest in the vicinity.

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