(previously known as Britha cosmopis)
AGARISTINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings each with broad greyish band around the edges, and a sub-hindmarginal streak. The hindwings are yellow, each with a broad dark brown margin. The wingspan is about 2.3 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new species of Australian Lepidoptera, with notes on synonymy,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22 (1897), pp. 17-18.
(written 7 June 2019)