(erroneously : Micraeschus niveiceps)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has pale brown and red speckled wings, with variable markings, shading darker at the margins. The moth has a wing span of about 1.5 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 34 (1909), pp. 351-352.
(updated 28 September 2011, 7 November 2018)