(previously known as Caradrina striolata)
ACRONICTINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has grey-brown forewings each with a faint pattern including two dark marks near the middle. The hindwings are off-white with dark veins. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Arthur G. Butler,
Descriptions of 21 new genera and 103 new species of Lepidoptera Heterocera from the Australian region,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1886, Part 4, p. 393, No. 19.
(updated 1 July 2010, 1 March 2019)