(erroneously known as Eumichtis mesophoea)
AMPHIPYRINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Wendy Moore, Melbourne, Victoria)
The forewings of the adult moth have a pattern of light and dark brown, including three dark bars along each costa. The hindwings are a uniform dark brown. The wingspan is about 3.5 cms.
The species occurs in :
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 6 (1906), p. 343, No. 2513, and also Plate 104, fig. 15.
(updated 21 October 2011)