excaviseriata sp. n.
8mm. In facies this
species resembles apiseriata but is distinguished from it and biseriata
by having only a slight irregularity in the right saccular process of the
valve, separated from the costal process and subtended apex by a much wider
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 2729.
(slide 2725) general data as holotype but Site 23, April, W. Melinau Gorge,
250m. 430558, FEG 4, limestone forest; 1 (slide
2731) BRUNEI: 15m, Telisai, sandy heath forest and Gymnostoma (Lt. Col. M.G.
Other material. A
possible female (slide 5376) was taken at the Telisai locality.
Geographical range. Borneo.
Habitat preference. The
few records are from lowland and lower montane forest types.
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