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Thyrostipa sphaeriphora Moore 
Thyridospila sphaeriphora Moore, 1867, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond., 1867: 79.
Thyrostipa sphaeriphora Moore; Holloway, 1976: 40.


Thyrostipa sphaeriphora

Diagnosis. See the generic description. The proximity of the reniform and orbicular and the greater size of the latter on the forewing are distinctive.

Geographical range. Himalaya, Thailand (VK), Sundaland.

Habitat preference. All records are from upper montane localities: two from 1620m and one from 1930m on G. Kinabalu; one from 1618m on Bukit Retak in Brunei.

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