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Maxates korintjensis Prout comb. n.  
Gelasma korintjiensis Prout, 1933, Gross-Schmett. Erde, 12: 95.
Gelasma korintjiensis Prout; Holloway, 1976: 62.

Maxates korintjiensis

This is the largest of the Bornean species, with a fine, well developed tail to the hindwing, a slightly falcate forewing apex, and a fine, even, red line on the wing margins, which have cream-coloured fringes. The wings are dull, darkish green, the fasciae and discal markings indistinct.

Taxonomic notes. The species is very close to the Himalayan inaptaria Walker comb. n. but has slightly more falcate forewings, and a longer structure in the valve sacculus, its distal spine not so long or strongly reflexed.

Geographical range. Sumatra, Borneo.

Habitat preference. This is a rare montane species, known from two specimens from 1620m on G. Kinabalu, two from lower montane forest at 1000m on G. Mulu and one from 1680m on Bukit Pagon in Brunei.

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