View Image Gallery of The Tribe Lithosiini

Stenaulis discalis Walker  
Lithosia discalis Walker, 1862, J. Linn. Soc. (Zool.), 6:108.

Stenaulis discalis (x 1.30)

Fig 1i: Stenaulis discalis Walker

See the generic description. The forewing tuft is prominent, appearing darker than the rest of the rusty-fawn forewing.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. Five of six specimens seen were taken in the 19th century, mostly in the lowlands of Sarawak (e.g. Kuching). The only one in recent surveys was taken in secondary forest at Seria on the Brunei coast.

<<Back >>Forward <<Return to Contents page

Copyright Southdene Sdn. Bhd. All rights reserved.