Lophoptera stipata Walker
stipata Walker, 1864, J. Linn. Soc. Lond., Zool. 7: 70.
Diagnosis. The forewings are rich brown with a distinctive pattern, the lenticular
cream-white submarginal curving round a similarly pale triangular zone basad
which is linked by a double, cream-white, oblique bar to the costa; the rich
brown basal area of the wing is enclosed by a curved, cream- white fascia.
Sulawesi, New Guinea.
the Mulu survey the species was taken infrequently in lower and upper montane
forest on the transects of both G. Mulu and G. Api, with a singleton from 250m
on the lower slopes of the latter. In Brunei one specimen only has been taken,
in coastal associations at Seria.
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