Adites trusmadi sp.
8mm, possible 10mm. The
facies is very similar to that of parang. However, the male genitalia
have the saccular process more tapering through the sharp flexure, with the
apical spine single, not divided from the rest of the process but continuous
with it. The aedeagus has a slender, rather thumb-like cornutus. The possible
female has a more complex lamella postvaginalis set in a slight pocket around
5m. S. Mt. Trus Madi, 1800ft, 18-28.viii.1977 (M.E. Bacchus), BM arctiid
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
Geographical range. Borneo.
Habitat preference. The
species is rare, possibly associated with lower montane forest.
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