pectinata sp. n.
Fig.9e: Stictane pectinata sp.n. holotype
The antennae are distinctly bipectinate, the rami much longer than in parvipectinata
and about the same as in bipunctulata and
umbrata. The forewing is more variegated, a distinctly paler grey
basal to the medial which is in a relatively basal position, and has darker grey
diffusing away distad. The postmedial is punctate. The apex of the wing is also
suffused with darker grey. The genitalia have the valve apex produced into a
curved spine, and the saccular process is a similar spine that terminates at the
base of the apical one. There is a single, long, slender cornutus in the
. SARAWAK: Gunong Mulu Nat. Park, R.G.S. Exped. 1977-8 (J.D. Holloway
et al.), Site 14, February, Camp 2.5, Mulu, 1000m. 413461, lower montane
for., BM arctiid slide 5191.
. General data as holotype but Site 25, April, G. Api, 900m.
427550, lower montane forest, BM arctiid slide 5192.
three specimens were taken in lower montane forest, at 1000m on G. Mulu and at
900m on the limestone G. Api.
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