Corgatha dipyra Turner, 1902
ACONTIINAE ,   NOCTUIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Corgatha dipyra
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Blackheath, New South Wales)

The adult moth of this species has brown wings, with submarginal lines and arcs of dark spots. The forewing margins are doubly recurved with a cusp. Some specimens have several white or black marks along each forewing costa. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species has been found in

  • Queensland,
  • New South Wales, and
  • Victoria.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Genera and Species of Lepidoptera belonging to the Family Noctuidae,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 27, Part 1 (1902), pp. 113-114.


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    (updated 9 April 2013)