(previously known as Eublemma orthopetes)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of John Bromilow, Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory)
This adult moth has brown forewings with pale and dark bands across each one. The moth has a wing span of about 1.5 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. 26-27.
Descriptions of new Lepidoptera from Australia and New Zealand,
Transactions of The Entomological Society of London,
1897, p. 375.
(written 5 July 2012, updated 8 September 2019, 29 August 2020, 25 January 2021)