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Arrhapa robinsoni Swinhoe comb. n.
Carea robinsoni Swinhoe, 1903, in Annandale & Robinson, Fasc. Malay., 1: 75.


Arrhapa robinsoni

Diagnosis and taxonomic note.
The dull, dark, purplish red forewings with white markings distally, in combination with white hindwings with a grey apex, are distinctive. The forewing submarginal white dots follow a similar course to the dark ones in frontalis; the male genitalia also share the generic features.

Geographical range. Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo.

Habitat preference. The single Bornean specimen seen was taken at Samarinda in the lowlands of Kalimantan.

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