(formerly known as Eublemma sphragidota ACONTIINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Rog Standen, Broome, Western Australia)
The adult moth is pale brown, with dark wavy lines across each forewing, including a prominent dark spot near the middle. The hindwings shade darker towards the margins. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
This species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New genera and species of Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 27 (1902), pp. 116-117.
(updated 27 September 2011, 11 September 2022)