(one synonym : Aucha maculata Warren, 1913)
ACRONICTINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO 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 dark brown with a long yellow streak. The wingspan is about 3.5 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), p. 664, No. 3558, and also Plate 123, fig. 8.
New genera and species of eastern and Australian moths,
The Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 7, Volume 7 (1901), pp. 493-494.
(updated 20 November 2011, 20 August 2019, 28 August 2021)