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Ourapteryx incaudata Warren
Ourapteryx incaudata Warren, 1897, Novit. zool. 4: 75.
Ourapteryx incaudata Warren; Holloway, 1976: 79.

Ourapteryx incaudata

This is the only Bornean species lacking a tail to the hindwing. The wings are generally a brighter yellow.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The species is frequent in the upper montane zone (1500-2000m) of most Bornean mountains; on G. Mulu two were taken at 1000m, and one at 900m on G. Api.

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