(previously known as Catoblemma mesotaenia)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has fawn wings, with a submarginal arc of dark spots, and broad bands of various shades across each wing, including a broad pale submarginal band across each forewing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria - Part 8,
Night Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA(B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2017, pp. 28-29.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 53 (1929), p. 297.
(updated 8 February 2010, 18 April 2017, 8 September 2019, 13 November 2020, 11 March 2021)