ACRONICTINAE2, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The wings of the adult moth each have a pattern of shades of brown, with two indistinct dark-edged pale bands across each forewing, and one across each hindwing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in :
George Francis Hampson,
Catalogue of Noctuidae in the British Museum,
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 8 (1909), p. 371, No. 4026, and also Plate 131, fig. 9.
Descriptions of new Lepidoptera from Australia and New Zealand,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1897, pp. 368-369.
(updated 23 November 2011, 21 August 2019)