(previously known as Calamia suffusa)
AMPHIPYRINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The forewings of the adult moth are streaky brown, each with a substantial pale streak from base to mid-margin. The hindwings are brown fading to off-white at the bases. The forewing wingtips are slightly recurved. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species occurs Australia in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera, with additional localities for known species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 8 (1894), pp. 142-143.
(written 7 June 2019)