(one synonym : Xanthoptera semifusca Snellen, 1880)
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
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)