(one synonym : Cruria epicharta Poole, 1989)
AGARISTINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has black forewings, each with a variety of white splotches. The hindwings are white with broad black margins. The abdomen is banded in black and yellow. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Lepidoptera,
Annals of the Queensland Museum,
Volume 10 (1911), pp. 59-60.
(written 21 December 2018)