AMPHIPYRINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The forewings of this adult moth are patchy grey, with a complex pattern including several vague orange streaks along the veins: one along the hindmargin, one along the middle interrupted by three black spots, and another edging a black streak with white spots. The hindwings are grey fading to white at the bases. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in :
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 68 (1944), p. 7.
(written 5 June 2019)