ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth has pale brown wings, each with a pattern of dark spots including six along the margin, and spotty dark patch by the tornus. The forewings also each have 7 or 8 dark spots along the costa. The wingspan is about 2.2 cms.
This species has been found in
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera of the families Noctuidae and Pyralidae,
Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 32 (1908), p. 78.
(written 6 May 2019, updated 24 August 2020)