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Moths . utta ; Ceylon ; Borneo. Palpi porrect, extending about three times the length of headand downcurved at extremity; maxillary palpi about half thelength of labial and acute ; frons flat and oblique; antennas offemale ciliated ; tibiae with the outer spurs about two-thirds lengthof inner. Fore wing long and narrow ; vein 3 from before angleof cell; 4, 5 from angle; 7 straight and well separated from8, 9, 10. Hind wing with the cell short; vein 3 from angle ;4, 5 approximated for a short distance; 6, 7 from upper angle. 4748. Hydrorybina polusalis, Wlk. Cat. xviii, p. 703. $ . Fiery rufous

Moths . utta ; Ceylon ; Borneo. Palpi porrect, extending about three times the length of headand downcurved at extremity; maxillary palpi about half thelength of labial and acute ; frons flat and oblique; antennas offemale ciliated ; tibiae with the outer spurs about two-thirds lengthof inner. Fore wing long and narrow ; vein 3 from before angleof cell; 4, 5 from angle; 7 straight and well separated from8, 9, 10. Hind wing with the cell short; vein 3 from angle ;4, 5 approximated for a short distance; 6, 7 from upper angle. 4748. Hydrorybina polusalis, Wlk. Cat. xviii, p. 703. $ . Fiery rufous Stock Photo
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Moths . utta ; Ceylon ; Borneo. Palpi porrect, extending about three times the length of headand downcurved at extremity; maxillary palpi about half thelength of labial and acute ; frons flat and oblique; antennas offemale ciliated ; tibiae with the outer spurs about two-thirds lengthof inner. Fore wing long and narrow ; vein 3 from before angleof cell; 4, 5 from angle; 7 straight and well separated from8, 9, 10. Hind wing with the cell short; vein 3 from angle ;4, 5 approximated for a short distance; 6, 7 from upper angle. 4748. Hydrorybina polusalis, Wlk. Cat. xviii, p. 703. $ . Fiery rufous. Fore wing with the costa dark ; a dark 240 PYEALID.iE. anternedial line, angled on median nervure ; a discocellular lnnule ; the postmedial line excurvedfrom costa to vein 2. Hindwing with the costal and inneraieas pale; a curved darkpostmedial line, obsolete oninner area. Both wings withmarginal dark line and thecilia fuscous except towardsanal angle of hind wing.Hab. Sikhim ; Borneo. Exjp. 20 millim.. Fig. 144.—Hydrorybinapolusalis, <$. 4749. Hydrorybina bicolor, Moore, Lep. Atk. p. 207; C.&S. no. 4350.Pionea rubralis, Warr. A. M. N. H. (6) xvii, p. 97. 2 . Head, thorax, and fore wing crimson with a purple tinge;cilia purple, ochreous at tips ; abdomen and hind wing pale fuscousbrown. cf browner, fore wing irrorated with black; a black speck atlower angle of cell; a postmedial line highly excurved below costa,then oblique. Hab. Khasis; Calcutta; Ceylon. Exp., $ 14, 5 16-22 millim. Genus MABRA.Mabra, Moore, Lep. Ceyl. iii, p. 280 (1885). Type, M. eryxalis, Wlk. Range. India, Ceylon, and Burma. Palpi porrect and triangularly scaled, the 3rd joint hidden byhair; maxillary palpi filiform; frons rounded; tibiae with thespurs long and nearly equal. Fore wing with veins 3, 4, 5 fromangle of cell; 7 well separated from 8, 9, 10. Hind wing withveins 3, 4, 5 from angle of cell; 6, 7 from upper angle, 7 anasto-mosing strongly with 8. Sect. I. Antennae of male with long cilia. 475

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