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Calymera elaeogramma Prout comb. n.
Carea elaeogramma Prout, 1926, Sarawak Mus. J., 3: 229.
Carea elaeogramma Prout; Holloway, 1976: 24.


Calymera elaeogramma

The forewings are diffusely multifasciate in reddish brown and pale purplish grey, the dark fasciae occuring in antemedial and postmedial pairs.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. On G. Kinabalu the species was frequent from 1200m to 2600m, more numerous from 1620m to 1930m. On G. Mulu it was taken at 1790m, and also occurs on G. Poi in Sarawak and Bukit Pagon (1680m) in Brunei.

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