(previously known as Briarda triphaenoides)
ACRONICTINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The forewings of the adult moth are greyish brown, with a variable pattern. The hindwings are brown with broad darker margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in :
Further reading :
George Francis Hampson,
Catalogue of Noctuidae in the British Museum,
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 7 (1908), pp. 663-664, No. 3557, and also Plate 123, fig. 7.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 33, Supplement 3 (1865), p. 895.
(updated 19 November 2011, 20 August 2019, 28 August 2031)