temburong sp. n.
14mm. See the generic
description. There is a second species in Sumatra and Peninsular Malaysia,
slightly larger with a more broken translucent area on the forewing. In the
valves of the male genitalia of this second species the costal spine is
relatively shorter, the more distal lobe of the sacculus process narrower,
apically rounded rather than with a distally directed acute spine.
Ulu Temburong, rainforest, 30.6.1979. (Lt. Col. M.G. Allen) BM geometrid
Geographical range. Borneo.
Habitat preference. The holotype is from hill dipterocarp forest.
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