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Oxymacaria temeraria Swinhoe comb. n.  
Macaria temeraria Swinhoe, 1891, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond., 1891: 492.
Semiothisa temeraria ab. fumosa Warren, 1896, Novit. zool. 3: 320.
Semiothisa temeraria cruda Prout, 1935, Novit. zool. 39: 237.
Semiothisa temeraria Swinhoe; Holloway, 1976: 78.

Oxymacaria temeraria

This is a variegated greyish brown species with a white ground colour that is most prominent in the almost linear submarginals to both wings. O. penumbrata Warren comb. n., from the Himalaya, is similar, but has the forewing postmedial and submarginal broadly darkened at the costa.

Geographical range. Indian Region, W. China, Taiwan, Japan, Borneo, Java.

Habitat preference. Three specimens have been taken on G. Kinabalu, one at 1200m and two at 1500m.

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