TRIBE DYSPHANIINI
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Dysphania glaucescens Walker
   
Euschema glaucescens Walker, 1861, J. Linn. Soc. Lond. (Zool). 6: 93.
   
Euschema regalis Butler, 1880, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 6:119.
   
Dysphania glaucescens tsukadai Yazaki, 1989: 8.


Dysphania glaucescens


Diagnosis.
See Dysphania transducta Walker.

Geographical range. Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo; Palawan (ssp. tsukadai). Yazaki (1989) also includes the Nias I. taxon ares Weymer, with electra Weymer as synonym, as a subspecies of glaucescens on the grounds of genitalic similarity.

Habitat preference. The only specimen taken recently came to light at night in alluvial forest in the G. Mulu area. A specimen labelled as from Mt Marapok is illustrated.

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