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Parasinga harmani sp. n.  

Parasinga harmani (holotype)

17-19 mm. The facies is as illustrated, the blue-suffused blackish markings on the pale reddish brown forewing being distinctive. The hindwing costal area is darker than the rest of the wing rather than paler, the subapical bars rather diffuse, blurred. In the male genitalia the uncus is spatulate as in cinerascens but the valves are apically broader and distinctively angled on the dorsal margin, with a long flange associated; the aedeagus is relatively shorter than in other species; the saccus is longer than the vinculum rather than shorter.

Holotype [BRUNEI] Temburong Expedition 1978, Base Camp LP283, 350m, 15. x. 1978 (T. W. Harman).

Paratype .BRUNEI: 300 m, Ulu Temburong, rainforest, Feb 1982 (Lt. Col. M. G. Allen) BM notodontid slide 1031.

Geographical range. Borneo, Sumatra.

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