FAMILY LASIOCAMPIDAE
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Odonestis erectilinea Swinhoe 
Arguda erectilinea Swinhoe, 1904, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1904: 152.
Odonestis erectilinea Swinhoe; Tams, 1935: 60; Barlow, 1982: 51.


Odonestis erectilinea
(natural size)


Diagnosis.
The two straight transverse fasciae of the forewing distinguish this species.

Geographical range. Sundaland.

Habitat preference. The species has been taken only in the lowlands, mostly in forested localities.

Biology. The larva has been recorded on Combretum (Combretaceae) in Thailand (Pholboon, 1965).

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