(formerly known as Capnodes albopunctata)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Frank Pierce, Cooktown, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has brown wings each with marginal and submarginal arcs of white spots. The forewings also have white spots along the costa. The wingspan is about 3.5 cms.
The species has been found across south-east Asia, including
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
Die Schmetterlinge der Philippinischen Inseln,
Reisen im Archipel der Philippinen,
Volume 2 (1901), pp. 587-588, No. 543, and also Plate 62, fig. 9.
(written 21 January 2019)