(also known as Oruza semilux)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth has greenish brown wings. The forewings each have a broad cream area along the costa. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
as well as in Australia in
The genus of this species is under review, and often listed as 'Unplaced', and the species is also often synonomised with Ataboruza divisa Walker, 1862.
Further reading :
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 33, Supplement 3 (1865), p. 1069.
(updated 19 February 2011, 30 August 2020)