Neumichtis spumigera (Guenée, 1852)
(one synonym : Euplexia emergens Walker, 1857)
AMPHIPYRINAE ,   NOCTUIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


The adult moths of this species are brown, with patterned forewings and plain hindwings. They have a wingspan of about 4 cms.

This species has been found in

  • New South Waes,
  • Australian Capital Territory,
  • Victoria,
  • Tasmania, and
  • South Australia.


    Further reading :

    Achille Guenée,
    Noctuélites,
    in Boisduval & Guenée:
    Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
    Volume 9, Part 5, Section 1 (1852), pp. 212-213, No. 336.


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    (updated 20 July 2010)