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Drepanorhina shelfordi Swinhoe
Pseudaglossa shelfordi Swinhoe, 1904, Trans. ent. Soc. London, 1904: 142.


Drepanorhina shelfordi


Diagnosis
. This is a dark, rather blackish brown species with wing markings similar to those in the next few genera. It is distinguished by the almost black basal half of the hindwing, sharply defined distally by an irregular boundary that is edged slightly paler distad. There is a similar but weaker effect on the forewing from the discal lunule basad. There is also a darker triangle on the costa subapically much as in Panilla Moore species.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. All material is from the lowlands. Older material is from Kuching (type locality) and Pulo Laut. There is a specimen without altitude data from G. Kinabalu. In recent surveys all records are from below 200m: two from 150m in dipterocarp forest at the foot of G. Mulu; one from Kg. Ratan in secondary forest at 15m on the Labi Road, and one near Labi (30-60m) in disturbed primary forest, both in Brunei.

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