(formerly known as Haplopseustis erythrias)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings, each with a broad ragged dark band edged with orange. The hindwings are plain brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1902, part 1, p. 34.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 116.
(updated 9 August 2011)