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Adites temburong sp. n. 

Adites temburong (holotype)
(x 1.38)

8mm. The facies is very similar to that of sandakan. The male genitalia are distinguished by the cornuti being even in size, robust, curved. The valve saccular margin is irregular but without distinct spurs. The spines on the distal saccular process are numerous, slender, reflexed, increasing in size towards the base.

Holotype  BRUNEI: U. Temburong, 1 forest, 300m, iv. 1981 (I. Gauld), BM arctiid slide 5293.

Paratype  BRUNEI: 300m, Ulu Temburong, rainforest, (H.S. B[arlow]), Oct. 1978, BM arctiid slide 5287.

Geographical range. Borneo.

Habitat preference. The specimens are from lowland dipterocarp forest.

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