(one synonym : Hyela argotypa Turner, 1902)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The moth has pale brown forewings with a complex pattern. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the edges. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found inland in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1902, p. 42.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 113.
(created 31 August 2012)