(previously known as Madopa ligata)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has brown wings. The forewings have black spots near the wingtip, and two dark wandering lines across each wing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
Australian Lepidoptera: thirty new species,
Transactions of the Natural History Society of Queensland,
Volume 1 (1895), p. 115.
Moths of Victoria - Part 8,
Night Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA(B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2017, pp. 28-29.
(updated 3 February 2010, 3 June 2017)