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Crucidava annulifera sp. n.

Crucidava annulifera

8-9mm. See the generic description. The venation of the forewing, discal markings and genitalic characters distinguish the species from Pseudomodesa fuscidisca, perhaps the closest in appearance.

Holotype SARAWAK: Gunung Mulu Nat. Park, R.G.S. Exped. 1977-8 (J.D. Holloway et al.) Site 25, April, G. Api, 900m. 427550, lower montane forest.

Paratypes: 5  as holotype, BM drepanid slide 2102.

Geographical range. Borneo, ?Peninsular Malaysia (FRIM colln).

Habitat preference. All material is taken in lower montane forest at 900m on limestone.

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