Targallodes vittalba Semper
1900, Reisen Archipel Philippinen (2)6: 534.
1905, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 16: 378.
Gaede, 1937; Holloway, 1976: 16; Barlow, 1982: 89.
Diagnosis. The dull, brownish-red forewings with delicate pale yellow and white
subapical and mid-dorsal markings render this species unmistakable.
Geographical range. Oriental tropics to Sundaland, Philippines, Sulawesi
and New Guinea.
Habitat preference. On G. Kinabalu it was taken infrequently from 1,000-2,000m. In both Brunei and the G. Mulu National Park it has been taken
infrequently in a range of lowland forest types but also in upper montane forest
at around 1,600m (G. Mulu, Bukit Retak).
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