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Lyclene poring sp. n.  

Lyclene poring
(x 1.67)

6mm. This species is smaller than the previous two with even finer forewing markings on a paler yellow ground. The longitudinal streaks are distinctly shorter, and the margin is completely and evenly edged with the dark colour. In the genitalia the valves are slightly upcurved, broadening to a rounded apex; the saccular process also ends well short of the apex.

Holotype  SABAH: Poring, 1800ft., E. of Mt. Kinabalu, 20-23.i. 1976 (E. W. Classey), BM arctiid slide 5208.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The locality is in an area of disturbed lowland forest.

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