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fringed with very long hair. Fore wing with vein la strong ;

3, 4, 5 from angle of cell ; 6 from below upper angle ; 7, 8, 9
stalked ; tufts of raised scales below middle of cell and on
discocellulars. Hind wing with vein 3 from near angle of cell ;

4, 5 from angle ; 6, 7 from upper angle, 7 often connected with 8
by a bar, or in one specimen vein 8 is connected with the end of
the cell by an additional vein showing the bar to be the remains of
one of the lost subcostals ; male with the inner area clothed with
long hair on upper and under sides.

SECT. I. Antennae of male with a process from basal joint ; fore
wing with a glandular costal lobe at two-thirds from base, with
the subcostal nervules bent round it.

A. (Locastra). Male with a very large recurved triangular process
from basal joint of antennce clotJiedwith long rough scales; hind
tibia extremely thickly clothed with rough curved scales to near



LOCASTKA. 119

4454. Locastra crassipennis, Wlk. Cat. xi, p. 558 ; C. $ 8. no. 1926.
Locastra maimonalis, Wlk. Cat. xvi, p. 159.

Head, thorax, abdomen, and fore wing clothed with olive-yellow,
rufous, and fuscous scales, the last with rufous basal and discal




Fig. 69. Locastra crassipennis,



patches ; dentate black ante- and postmedial lines, the latter highly
excurved round end of cell ; a black spot in end of cell ; the outer
area olive-yellow, with a marginal series of black striae ; the cilia
rufous and fuscous. Hind wing of male pale with slight rufous
tinge : of female fuscous brown.

Hob. Sylhet ; Borneo. Exp. 9 c? 40, $ 50 millim.

B. (Taurica). Male with the process on basal joint of antennae much
smaller; mid tibice clothed with long hair, but without the thick
curved scales.

4455. Locastra nmscosalis, Wlk. Cat. xxxiv, p. 1269.

Taurica sikkima, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 202 ; C. $ S. no. 4482.
Locastra cristalis, Hmpsn. III. Het. ix, p. 157, pi. 172, fig. 24.

Differs from crassipennis in being rufous and fuscous, with a
slight green tinge but no olive-yellow shades. Fore wing with
the antemedial line straighter ; no spot in end of cell ; the post-
medial line more bent inwards at vein 2. Hind wing fuscous in
both sexes and with traces of a pale dentate postmedial line.

Hob. N. China; Sikhim; Nagas; Ceylon; Rangoon. Exp.,

46 millim.



SECT. II. Male with no process from basal joint of antennae or
glandular lobe on cost a of fore wing, a patch of thick brown
scales on underside below cell ; hind wing very broad, with a
patch of thick brown scales in cell above ; abdomen with the
claspers very large and large paired genital tufts.

4456. Locastra pachylepidalis, n. sp.

c? . Head, thorax, and abdomen olive-green irrorated with white $
patagia fringed with rufous hair ; genital tufts rufous. Fore wing
dark green, the medial area irrorated with white; some white
.scales at base ; the outer area irrorated with black ; two dark spots



120 PYBALIDJE.

in cell. Hind wing with the costal half dark purple-brown ; a
white streak below median nervure diffused beyond lower angle
of cell ; the inner area rufous.

Hah. Bhutan, 2500 feet (Dudgeon). Eccp. 32 millim. Type
in B. M.

Genus STERICTA.

Stericta, Led. Wien. ent. Mon. vii, p. 340 (1863).
Glossina, Guen. Ddt. $ Pyr. p. 124 (1854), praeocc.
Craneophora, Christ. Bull. Soc. Nat. Mosc. 1881, Ivi (1), p. 1.
Sarama, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 203 (1888).
Belenopholis, Butl. III. Het. vii, p. 89 (1890).
Trichotophysa, Warr. A. M. N. H. (6) xvii, p. 457 (1896).

Type, S. divitaHs, Guen.

Range. Nearctic, Neotropical, Oriental, and Australian regions.

Palpi upturned and smoothly scaled, the second joint reaching
above vertex of head, the 3rd long ; tibiae slightly fringed with
hair ; hind tibiae with a terminal tuft on outer side. Fore wing
with the apex rounded ; vein 3 from near angle of cell ; 4, 5 from
angle ; 6 from or from above upper angle ; 7, 8. 9 stalked ; 10, 11
free. Hind wing with vein 3 from near angle of cell ; 4, 5 from
angle ; 6, 7 on a short stalk.

SECT. I. Antennas of male with a long flagellate process on 1st
joint recurved over the thorax and fringed below with long
scales. Palpi of male with the 2nd joint hollowed out to-
receive the brush-like maxillary palpi.

A. Antennce of male minutely ciliated.

a. (Stericta). Fore wing with slight tufts of scales below and
beyond cell.

4457. Stericta divitalis, Guen. Delt. $ Pyr. p. 124, pi. 7, tig. 4 ; C. $ S.

no. 4473.
Locastra phereciusalis, Wlk. Cat. xvi, p. 159.

Head rufous; thorax green; abdomen suffused with rufous,
Fore wing bright rufous irrorated with black ; a yellowish-green
basal patch with black specks on it and indistinct subbasal line ;
a black-edged green antemedial line angled above inner margin,
the green being diffused outwards through the cell to the black-
edged slightly-curved postmedial line and between veins 3 and 4
to the outer margin ; two black specks in end of cell ; a marginal
series of black lunules. Hind wing reddish brown ; cilia of both
wings pink. Underside of hind wing with the basal half pale - r
a curved medial line.

Hob. Assam ; Ceylon ; Borneo. Eocp. 35 millim.

4458. Stericta rufescens, n. sp.

<$ . Pale and dark red-brown ; antennal processes black at tips.
Pore wing dark red-brown, with pale patches at base of costa



STERICTA.



121



and apex ; an indistinct sinuous antemedial line : black specks
on median nervure, in cell, and on discocellulars ; a postmedial
black line excurved between veins 6 and 2 ; a marginal black line,
Hind wing with submarginal black spot on vein 2 ; a pale patch
at anal angle.

Hab. Bhutan, 2500 feet (Dudgeon). Exp. 24 millim. Type in
B. M.



4459. Stericta asopialis, Snell. Trans. Ent. Soc. 1890, p. 568.

c? . Head and thorax black ; abdomen pale brown, with the
extremity black. Fore wing with the basal area black, with large
tufts of raised scales ; the medial area olive-green, with black
discocellular spot and fuscous marks on costa ; the outer area
fuscous black, with waved inner edge. Hind wing with the inner
area tinged with rufous ; the costal and apical areas fuscous ;
a slight dark submarginal mark on vein 2 ; underside with curved
postmedial line.

$ with the black areas tinged with cupreous, especially the
outer area of fore wing, which has a postmedial line angled on
vein 4 and outlined with olive-green. Hind wing uniform fuscous,
except for the mark on vein 2.

Hab. Sikhim ; Bhutan. Exp., <$ 20, 24 millim.

b. (Craneophora). Fore wing with a ridge of long hair beyond cell
and another below the cell; hind wing with ridge beyond cell
and on inner area.

4460. Stericta haraldusalis, Wlk. Cat. xvi, p. 160.
Craneophora ficki, Christ. Bull. Soc. Nat. Mosc. 1881, Ivi (1), p. 2,
Scopocera variegata, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 203, pi. 7, fig. 4 ; C. fy S.

no. 4486.
Belenopholis striata, Butl. Ill Het. vii, p. 90, pi. 134, fig. 3.

Head, thorax, and abdomen ochreous irrorated with black ; the
anal tuft pink and yellow. Fore wing with the base and costa

to beyond middle ochreous ir-
rorated with black; the tuft
at end of cell and the ridges
consisting of black and white
hair ; an obliquely-curved
antemedial line; the medial
area pink, with an orange
band below the cell ; a post-
medial curved black line with
orange band beyond it ; the
outer area orange-red ; the veins striped with black and white.
Hind wing similar, but without the antemedial line ; the outer
area narrow, with traces of black and white streaks on the veins.

Hab. Amur; Japan; Simla; Dharmsala ; Kulu; Sikhim ; Tenas -
serim ; Borneo. Exp., <$ 24, $ 30 millim.




Fig. 70. Stericta haraldusalis,



122 PYRALID-E.

B. (Sarama). Antenna of male minutely serrate and fasciculate;

palpi of female with a tuft of hair at extremity of 2nd joint on
inside. Fore wing with tivo large tufts of scales below the cell and
large tuft in and beyond the end; a ridge of scales below vein 2,
and small tufts in the interspaces betiveen veins 2 and 5.

4461. Stericta atkinsoni, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 204 ; C. $ S. no. 4487.

Head and thorax yellowish olive, variegated with black and
white. Fore wing yellowish olive, with more or less white on
basal and postmedial areas ; a black patch on basal costal area ;
two conjoined patches forming a diffused antemedial band ; some
black suffusion on disk ; the tufts black and white ; an indistinct
minutely dentate curved postmedial line ; cilia chequered white
and black. Hind wing white, with slight fuscous suffusion, which
is strongest on apical area ; a curved minutely dentate postmedial
line ; a marginal black line ; cilia white, with a few black specks.

Hab. Sikhim. Exp. 30 millim.

C. (Scopocera). Antennce of 'male thickened and flattened ; fore wing

with ridges of long hair beyond the cell below veins 2 and 6, and
a shorter ridge above vein 6; hind wing with ridges below
vein 6 and between lower angle of cell and anal angle.

4462. Stericta sinuosa, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 203, pi. 7, fig. 3 ; C. $ S.

no. 4485.

Olive-green suffused with golden rufous ; abdomen banded with
black. Fore wing with the area from base to postmedial line,
except the costal area, pale ; the tufts below and in cell formed by
long hair ; the ridges composed of fiery red, black, and white
hair; the postmedial line dentate, with white outer edge and
excurved between veins 5 and 2. Hind wing with the basal and
costal areas pale ; the ridges composed of black, white, and fulvous
hair ; the postmedial line white, dentate, and excurved between
veins 2 and 6. Both wings with a marginal series of dark specks.
Underside pale, except the outer area of fore wing ; both wings
with dentate postmedial line.

Hab. Bhutan ; Sikhim. Exp., rf 20, $ 30 millim.

4463. Stericta pyraliata, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 202 ; C. $ 8. no. 4484.

Olive-green variegated with rufous and fuscous. Fore wing
with the tufts composed of black, white, and rufous scales ; the
c-osta fuscous ; a pale waved antemedial line with large fuscous
patch inside it on inner area ; a dark discocellular spot ; a pale
postmedial line excurved between veins 5 and 2, with a broad band
of fuscous suffusion on its inner side and slight fuscous suffusion
beyond it, and some cupreous scales on inner area ; a marginal
series of black stria). Hind wing pale ; the outer area suffused



STERICTA. 123

with fuscous ; a minutely waved line from vein 5 to near anal
angle ; a marginal series of fuscous striae. Underside with the
fuscous pale-edged postmedial line prominent on each wing, and
bent outwards at vein 4.

Hob. Sikhim. Exp. 24 millim.

4464. Stericta aglossalis, Warr. A. M. N. H. (6) xvii, p. 456.

Head and thorax clothed with yellowish -green and black
hair ; abdomen rufous and black. Fore wing with the basal half
yellowish green and black ; an ill-defined antemedial line, with
dentitions in and below cell ; the tuft in cell black and white ;
the outer area fuscous and black, with a flesh-pink subapical
streak and larger fascia on vein 2 ; a crenulate postmedial line
excurved between veins 2 and 5 ; a few white hairs in the streaks.
Hind wing fuscous and black, with some white hairs in the
streaks ; a dentate postmedial line excurved between veins 2 and 5.
Underside grey, with the postmedial dentate line prominent. '

Hob. Dalhoiisie; Khasis. Exp., rf 30, $ 34 millim.



SECT. II. Male with the maxillary palpi filiform ; antennae
with fascicles of cilia and no process on basal joint.

A. Fore wing of male with no fovea on underside beyond the cell.

4465. Stericta carneotincta, n. sp.

<5 . Head, thorax, and abdomen ochreous and white. Fore
wing white, the basal half irrorated and suffused with ochreous,
which forms two irregular patches hi and below end of cell ; the
medial area less marked with ochreous ; traces of a waved post-
medial ochreous band excurved between veins 5 and 2, and
with dark marks beyond it between veins 1 and 6 ; the outer area
ochreous, with a series of marginal specks. Hind wing suffused
with flesh-colour ; traces of a waved postmedial line ; a darker
marginal band.

Hob. Sikhim (Dudgeon). Exp. 30 millim. Type in B. M.

4466. Stericta plumbifloccalis, n. sp.

rf. Ochreous white; palpi fuscous at extremity; antennas
fuscous ; abdomen with dorsal leaden-coloured bands on the first
two segments. Fore wing with the costal area tinged with
rufous ; some slight leaden streaks on basal inner area ; tuft-
bearing leaden streaks below middle and in and beyond end of
cell ; a slightly sinuous pale postmedial line inwardly defined by
fuscous, and with the area beyond it fuscous. Hind wing with
.sinuous black postmedial line, most strongly marked towards inner
margin ; two submarginal leaden specks on middle of outer area.

Hob. Tenasserim (Doherty). Exp. 22 millim. Type in coll.
Druce.



124 PTEAJLID^E.

B. (Trichotophysa). Fore wing of male with a large fovea on under-
side beyond the discocellulars, covered with long hair and with
vein 6 bent round it; a fan of scales above.

4467. Stericta jucundalis, Wlk. Cat. xxxiv, p. 1164; C. 8> S,

no. 4489 ; Hmpsn. Itt. Net. ix, pi. 172, fig. 7.
Trichotophysa olivalis, Warr. A. M. N. H. (6) xvii, p. 457.

cJ. Golden olive, slightly irrorated and suffused with black.
Fore wing with two subbasal. black specks, the upper on costa ^
an indistinct anteinedial series of black specks, with traces of a
waved line beyond them ; a black speck before the discocellular
tuft ; the disk irrorated with black and rufous scales ; a minutely
dentate postmedial line excurved from vein 2 to 6, and with two
indistinct dark streaks beyond its middle. Hind wing fuscous ;
the margin slightly tinged with rufous ; both wings with marginal
series of dark specks; the cilia white, chequered with black.
Underside of hind wing with postmedial dentate line.

Hab. Bhutan ; Khasis ; Ceylon. Exp. 22 millim.

Genus ORTHAGA.

Orthaga, Wlk. Cat. xvi, p. 191 (1858).
Catemola, Meyr. Trans. Ent. Soc. 1884, p. 63.
Balanotis, Meyr. Trans. Ent. Soc. 1884, p. 69.
Patmucha, Moore, Lev. Atk. p. 199 (1888).
Hyperbalanotis, Warr. A. M. N. H. (6) vii, p. 433 (1891).

Type, 0. euadrusalis, Wlk.

Range. Japan ; Oriental region ; Australia.

Palpi upturned, reaching vertex of head, and roughly scaled ;
maxillary palpi filiform ; antennae of male minutely serrate and
fasciculate; tibiae smoothly scaled. Pore wing with the apex
rounded ; slight tufts of raised scales below middle and beyond
end of cell ; vein 3 from near lower angle of cell ; 4, 5 from
the angle ; 7, 8, 9 stalked ; male usually with a furrow above
vein 6, which is bent down to near 5, and a glandular lobe on
costa at two-thirds from base, with veins 10, 11 curved round
it. 'Hind wing with vein 3 from near angle of cell ; 4, 5 from
angle ; 6, 7 from upper angle or shortly stalked.

SECT. I. (Orthaga). Male with no process from basal
joint of antennae.

A. Male with the maxillary palpi filiform.
44G;s. Orthaga roseiplaga, n. sp.

d" . Head and thorax grey suffused with dark rufous ; abdomen
rufous irrorated with fuscous. Fore wing grey, irrorated and
suffused with dark rufous ; traces of a minutely dentate antemedial
line and more prominent postmedial line excurved from costa to
vein 2, then bent outwards, the area beyond it dark rufous ;



ORTHAGA. 125

a dark speck in end of cell and two on costa above it ; a pink
patch just beyond the discocellulars. Hind wing fuscous brown.
Hob. Bombay. Exp. 30 millim. Type in B. M.

4469. Orthaga rudis, Wlk. Trans. Ent. Soc. 3rd series, i, p. 115 ;

C. fy S. no. 4477.

$ . Pale reddish brown and grey, slightly irrorated with fuscous.
Pore wing with the basal half slightly tinged with olive ; some
black scales before the grey and rufous tufts below and at end of
cell ; the tuft beyond the cell dark ; a dentate postinedial dark
line with grey outer edge, excurved from the costa to vein 4,
then incurved, a diffused dark line across its curve and sometimes
white in the curve ; a marginal series of dark specks. Hind wing
pale, suffused with fuscous brown on outer half ; traces of a waved
postmedial line, which is more prominent on underside.

Hob. " India " ; Nilgiris. Exp. 40 millim.

4470. Orthaga exvinacea, Hmpsn. Ill Het. viii, p. 127, pi. 154, fig. 9.

$ . Differs from roseiplaga in the basal two-thirds of fore wing
being suffused with dull olive-green ; a dark speck beyond the
cell but no pink patch ; the postmedial line regularly curved and
crenulate; the outer area suffused with vinous and with a
prominent series of dark marginal specks. Hind wing with dark
marginal line. Underside of hind wing pale to beyond the
slightly waved curved postmedial line ; the outer area fuscous.

Hob. Nilgiris, W. slopes. Exp. 30 millim.

4471. Orthaga irrorata, Hmpsn. 111. Het. ix, p. 156, pi. 172, fig. 1.

. Head, thorax, abdomen, and fore wing clothed with grey,
ferruginous, and fuscous scales ; the last with a ferruginous spot
at base; two obscure ferruginous medial lines; a short black
streak on median nervure and speck on discocellulars ; a highly
curved and minutely dentate postmedial dark line with rufous in
its curve, grey outer edge, and the area beyond it suffused with
brown ; a marginal series of brown specks. Hind wing brown ;
the cilia grey-tipped. Underside brown ; hind wing with obscure
curved postmedial line.

Hob. Ceylon. Exp. 28 millim.

4472. Orthaga euadrusalis, Wlk. Cat. xvi, p. 191 ; Moore, Lep. Ceyl

iii, pi. 178, figs. 2, 2 a ; C. $ S. no. 4488.
Orthaga acontialis, Wlk. Cat. xxvii, p. 103.

Head and thorax grey with a slight olive-green tinge ; abdomen
grey suffused with fuscous. Fore wing yellowish white with an
olive tinge and slight rufous and fuscous irroration ; black specks
at base and in middle of cell ; a large antemedial black spot on
costa ; a curved minutely dentate postmedial line ; the apical half



126

of outer area fuscous ; the inner half olive suffused with fuscous ;
cilia chequered with black. Hind wing fuscous ; the cilia rufous ;
underside with indistinct medial curved line.

The larvae live as colonies in webs in cases formed of their own
excrement.

Hah. Sikhim ; Ceylon ; Borneo ; Java. Exp. 32 millim.

4473. Orthaga molleri, n. sp.

c? . Olive-green, variegated with yellow and black. Tore wing
with subbasal black mark on costa; an ill-defined double-waved
antemedial black line ; some black suffusion below lower angle
of cell ; a dentate postmedial line excurved beyond cell ;
marginal and cilial series of dark spots. Hind wing pale fuscous,
with paler postmedial band with crenulate edges ; a marginal line
and series of specks on the cilia.

Hab. Sikhim, 7000 feet (Holler). Exp. 28 miliim. Tvpe
in B. M.

4474. Orthaga auroviridalis, n. sp.

Golden olive ; frons and thorax marked with white ; abdomen
irrorated with fuscous. Fore wing with a white subbasal speck on
costa ; a white mark before the black tuft of scales below the cell ;
the medial area irrorated with black ; an oblique white medial
mark from costa ; some black scales in the discocellular tuft ; a
submarginal crenulate black line excurved from veins 6 to 2 and
with white outer edge ; a marginal series of black specks. Hind
wing fuscous brown. Underside with indistinct crenulate sub-
marginal line to both wings.

Hob. Sikhim; Bhutan (Dudgeon). Exp., <$ 26, $ 34 millim.
Type in B. M.

B. Male with the 2nd joint of palpi hollowed out to receive
the brush-like maxillary palpi.

4475. Orthaga onerata, Butl. A. M. N. H. (5) iv, p. 447.

Head and thorax clothed with olive-green and grey scales, the
abdomen with white and black scales. Eore wing with the base
olive-green, with a diffused grey line on it and a black mark at
middle ; the medial area grey, with traces of a waved olive ante-
medial line ; a prominent black speck at end of cell ; the outer
area suffused with black and irrorated with grey towards margin ;
u curved crenulate postmedial line with grey outer edge ; a
marginal series of black specks ; cilia chequered pale rufous and
black. Hind wing pale fuscous ; the cilia pale, with a dark line
through them; underside with curved, slightly crenulate post-
medial line.

Japanese specimens are rather browner than the female from
mmtdn.

JI<tl>. Japan ; Bhutan ; Java. Exp. 24 millim.



OETHAGA. 127

SECT. II. Male with a long process from basal joint of antennae
recurved over thorax, and with tufts of long scales below
towards extremity.

A. (Panucha). Male with a glandular lobe on costa and
vein 6 downcurved.

4476. Orthaga vitialis, Wlk. Cat. xix, p. 897 ; C. $ S. no. 4474.
Pyralis helvialis, Wlk. xix, p. 915.

Catamola elassota, Meyr. Trans. Ent. Soc. 1884, p. 280.

Pale rufous irrorated with fuscous. Pore wing with the basal
area dark bounded by an oblique line ; a dark medial spot on
costa; an obscure antemedial line highly excurved from vein 6
to 2, where it is suddenly bent inwards ; the whole apical area
fuscous and some fuscous suffusion near outer angle ; a marginal
series of dark specks. Hind wing pale, with traces of minutely
crenulate postmedial line ; the margin suffused with fuscous ; cilia
of both wings pinkish.

Hob. Ceylon ; Australia. Exp. 26 millim.

4477. Orthaga basalis, Moore, Lep. Aik. p. 200, pi. 7, fig. 2.

rf . Head and thorax ochreous suffused with rufous ; abdomen
suffused with fuscous, and with rufous towards extremity. Pore
wing of various shades of rufous ; the costal and outer areas

tinged with olive ; the basal
and outer areas irrorated
with white; an indistinct
minutely dentate antemedial
line ; a dentate postmedial
line excurved beyond cell.
Hind wing pale fuscous;
both wings with the margin
Fig. 71. Orthaga basalis, <$. \, <jark, with white specks at

the veins ; the cilia rufous

chequered with black. Underside of fore wing fuscous, with some
ochreous and black specks on middle of costa. Hind wing ochreous
irrorated with black ; a minutely dentate postmedial curved line ;
apical area fuscous.

Hob. Sikhim ; Nagas. Exp. 32 millim.

4478. Orthaga asnescens, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 200; C. 8? S. no. 4478.
Pannucha vicinalis, Snell. Trans. Ent. Soc. 1890, p. 567, pi. 20,

figs. 2, 2 a.

Olive-green irrorated with black. Pore wing with a triangular
black subbasal patch, with its base on the costa, its apex nearly
touching inner margin, and with traces of a waved antemedial line
beyond it ; a black spot at end of cell ; a minutely dentate post-
medial black line highly excurved from veins 6 to 2, and with




128 PYRALID-S.

olive-green on its outer edge, beyond which is black suffusion of a
somewhat denticulate form ; a marginal series of black specks ;
cilia pink and black. Hind wing fuscous ; the cilia pinkish ;
underside with a curved minutely dentate postmedial line.
Hob. Sikhim ; Nagas. Exp., 3 30, $ 32 millim.

B. Male with no glandular swelling on costa and vein 6 straight.

4479. Orthaga euryzona, n. sp.

d 1 . Head and thorax blackish, the antennal processes and
patagia rufous ; abdomen brown tinged with fuscous. Fore wing
reddish brown, with a medial black band occupying half the wing,
its inner edge sinuous, its outer excurved between veins 5 and 2.
Hind wing pale rufous, with a fuscous patch beyond lower angle of
cell and slight dark mark beyond it on the margin.

Nab. E. Pegu (DoTierty), Exp. 22 millim. Type in coll. Elwes.



Subfamily CHRYSAUGI1SLE.

Proboscis well developed; palpi of extremely different types;
maxillary palpi absent ; frons usually with a conical tuft. Fore
wing with vein 7 stalked with 8, 9 in female, the subcostal neura-
tion varying greatly in the male in relation to the secondary
sexual characters. Hind wing with the median nervure not
pectinate above ; vein 7 almost always anastomosing with 8.

This subfamily is almost confined to the Neotropical region, where
it is very largely developed.

Key to the Genera.

A. Palpi upturned, reaching just above vertex of [p. 128.

head 1. TERATOMOHPHA,

B. Palpi porrect, straight, and about four times

length of head 2. MACNA, p. 129.

Genus TERATOMORPHA.

Teratomorpha, De Nictville, Jour. Bom. N. H. Soc. x, p. 192 (1896).

Type, T. hampsoni, De Niceville.

Range. Burma.

Palpi upturned, the 2nd joint reaching vertex of head and
moderately scaled in front, the 3rd short and naked ; maxillary
palpi absent ; frons rounded ; antennae almost simple ; tibiae with
the outer spurs about two-thirds length of inner. Fore wing
with the costa arched at base and excised beyond middle, the apex
bent upwards, arched and falcate ; the outer margin excised below
apex, produced and hooked at middle, then excised to outer angle ;
the inner margin lobed ; male with large costal glandular swelling



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