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Bocula tuhanensis Holloway 
Bocula tuhanensis Holloway, 1976: 35.

Bocula tuhanensis

Diagnosis. The forewing facies is similar to that of the previous two species except the area basal to the black marginal zone is more variegated with more irregular transverse fasciation and shading of vinous brown. The hindwings are dark grey in both sexes. Males have backwardly directed hair pencils on each side of the thorax.

Taxonomic note. The species is very similar in appearance to the Himalayan B. undilineata Warren, but the latter has the forewing marginal black area projecting less basad, with the postmedial (just basal to the black) more irregular. Thoracic hair pencils are not apparent.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The original specimen of tuhanensis was taken in an area of cultivation and forest remnants at 1200m on G. Kinabalu, but most material recorded subsequently is from lowland forest where the species is frequent. Chey (1994) recorded the species commonly in secondary forest and softwood plantations in the lowlands of Sabah. Martini & Thöny (1993) recorded it from 800m at Sipulut and from 950m on G. Trus Madi in Sabah.

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