ACRONICTINAE2, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth has buff coloured forewings speckled with dark brown, with indistinct blue-grey patches along the margins of each forewing. The hindwings are pale brown with dark veins and wide dark brown margins. The moth has a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Descriptions of new Lepidoptera from Australia and New Zealand,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1897, p. 375.
(written 24 January 2013, updated 21 August 2019)