(previously known as Agrotis testaceicollis)
ACRONICTINAE2, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The moths of this species have dark brown forewings, each with a small half-moon-shaped mark near the middle. The hindwings are pale with dark veins. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
This species occurs in
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 5 (1852), p. 273.
Peter Marriott & Marilyn Hewish,
Moths of Victoria - Part 9,
Cutworms and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2020, pp. 16-17.
(written 21 May 2015, updated 22 August 2019, 22 December 2020)