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Lymantria rhabdota Collenette  
Lymantria rhabdota
Collenette, 1949, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12), 1: 728.

Lymantria rhabdota

The forewings are much more darkly clouded than in inordinata, particularly over the basal half, and the hindwings are more concolorous with the forewing ground, and with an irregular submarginal band of darker brown. The female is illustrated by Schintlmeister (1994). It is somewhat similar to the male but appears greyer, with the forewing more uniformly suffused blackish.

Taxonomic note. Bornean specimens are larger and more heavily marked than typical ones from the rest of the range.

Geographical range. Sundaland.

Habitat preference. This is an uncommon species of lowland forest.

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