(previously known as Isopteryx canescens)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is pale brown, with dark indistinct spots and zigzag lines on each wing. The moth has a wingspan of about 1 cm.
The species is found in Australia in
and curiously has also been reported in
Further reading :
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 34, Supplement 4 (1866), p. 1318.
(written 13 July 2012, updated 7 November 2018, 5 September 2019, 23 August 2020)