(formerly known as Xanthoptera univittata)
ACONTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth has yellow forewings, each with an incomplete broad brown band across the middle, and a brown band along the margin. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 2.2 cms.
This species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Die Lepidopterenfauna des Bismarck-Archipels. (2). Die Nachtfalter,
Volume 12, Part 29 (1900), pp. 80-81, No. 141.
(written 6 May 2019)