(previously known as Caradrina oxygona)
AMPHIPYRINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has forewings boldly patterned in white, fawn, grey, and black, each with a white and yellow crescent near the middle. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
New Species of Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 651.
(updated 2 July 2010)