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Chorodna pallidularia Moore  
Chorodna pallidularia Moore, 1867, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond., 1867: 613.
Chorodna pallidularia celaenosticta Prout, 1928, Bull. Hill Mus., Witley, 2:149.

Chorodna pallidularia
(in FRC, Sepilok)

This is a large, pale ochreous fawn moth with a characteristic forewing submarginal brown band, bounded between the concavities of the postmedial and submarginal. Discal markings are weak.

Geographical range. N.E. Himalaya, China, N. Thailand; Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo (ssp. celaenosticta).

Habitat preference. A single male has been seen in the collection of the Sabah Forest Research Centre, Sepilok. It was taken at Sapulut, near Keningau. There are no habitat data attached.

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