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Nagodopsis albipuncta sp. n

Nagodopsis albipuncta (holotype)

12mm. The forewings are sparsely scaled with dark grey, the central zone being somewhat transparent; scaling is also heavier on the veins, particularly over the cross-veins of the cell. There is a darker patch subapically on the costa with a scaleless area between it and an obscure dark fascia that runs down the costa at three-quarters to the tornus. There is a small patch of white scales one third from the base just posterior to the cell, resembling that of Chalcocelis Hampson males. The hindwings have a central transparent triangle as illustrated, surrounded by dark grey; the dorsum is pale brown. In the male genitalia the valves are much deeper than in parvimargo and lack triangular flaps in the saccular zone.

Holotype  SARAWAK: Gunong Mulu Nat. Park, R.G.S. Exped. 1977-8 (J.D. Holloway et al) BM 1978-208, Site 25, April G. Api 900m 427550 Lower montane forest, BM limacodid slide 610.

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