macropallida sp. n.
16mm, 15-16mm. This
is a more pallid (particularly the hindwings which are less yellow), larger
version of the previous species, distinguished apart from size on a minor
feature of the male genitalia: the saccular process is barely clubbed and not
angled apically, though setose.
Gunong Mulu Nat. Park, R.G.S. Exped. 1977-8 (J.D. Holloway et al.), Site
2, January, Camp 4, Mulu, 1790m. 452463, [upper] montane (moss) forest, BM
arctiid slide 2659.
as holotype; 1 as holotype but Site 1.
Habitat preference. All
records are from upper montane forest.
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