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Hallicarnia albipectus Walker  
Gastropacha albipectus Walker, 1855, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 6: 1395.
Polymona hamala Walker, 1855, Ibid., 6: 1422.
Halicarnia albipectus Walker; Barlow, 1982: 52.

Hallicarnia albipectus
(natural size)

Hallicarnia albipectus
(natural size)

See generic description.

Geographical range. N.E. Himalaya, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo.

Habitat preference. The species has been taken in a range of lowland habitats, including dry heath forest and coastal vegetation, and also in lower montane forest.

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