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Phthonoloba lutosa Holloway
Phthonoloba lutosa Holloway, 1976: 72.

Phthonoloba lutosa

This species also resembles stigmatephora but is a smaller darker species, the forewings duller and more heavily fasciated, the hindwings a darker brown-grey. Again, the male genitalia are diagnostic.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The species ranges from 1620m to 2600m on G. Kinabalu and was taken in lower montane forest at 1000m and upper montane forest at 1790m on G. Mulu.

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