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Dunira lunapex sp. n. 
, 14mm. The species resembles D. maculapex Hampson comb. n. (Sri Lanka) in general appearance, but is much larger, as in the much darker D. luna Hampson comb. n. (S. India) and somewhat darker D. subapicalis Swinhoe comb. n. (N.E. Himalaya, Taiwan). However, the apical mark of the forewing extends further along the costa than in any of these species and is mainly black, with the zig-zag submarginal within a greyer zone as in luna. The male genitalia are similar to those of maculapex except for the aedeagus where the vesica is much larger with two fields of numerous spines rather than a single cornutus.

Dunira lunapex

. SINGAPORE, BM noctuid slide 18417.

Geographical range. Singapore, Borneo.

Habitat preference. The only Bornean specimens are a female (slide 18416) collected by C.F.C. Woollett in 1923 from the then British North Borneo (Sabah), but without precise data, and a male from lowland forest in the Barito Ulu of Kalimantan Tengah.

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