1857, List
Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 13: 1227.
archon Felder, 1874, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara,
Lep. Het.: pl. 113, f. 3.
Rhytia discrepans Walker;
Holloway, 1976: 36.
The forewings are grey with a series of diffuse, darker, brownish arcs
traversing them. There are irregular greenish patches subtornally, associated
with the reniform and, in particular, subbasally at the costa. Many specimens
have two white sagittate marks just distal to the postmedial centrally.
range. N.E. Himalaya, W. China, Thailand, Sundaland.
preference. Four specimens have been taken at 1760m, 1930m and 2600m on G.
Kinabalu. There is a fifth taken in recent surveys in Brunei from an area with
swamp forest almost at sea level at Ulu Belait. There is also older material
from G. Marapok and G. Kinabalu without precise data.
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