(previously known as Caradrina paragypsa)
AMPHIPYRINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings each with a large dark triangle bisected by a pale arc. The wingspan is about 3.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
George Francis Hampson,
Catalogue of Noctuidae in the British Museum,
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 8 (1909), p. 392, No. 4055, and also Plate 131, fig. 29.
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of New Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 26 (1901), p. 650.
(updated 12 April 2013)