ANTHELINAE, ANTHELIDAE, BOMBYCOIDEA
Peter Marriott & Stella Crossley
(Photo: copyright Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria - Part 1)
The adult moth of this species is basically pale brown, with a dark jagged line across each wing. The moths have two pale spots outlined in dark brown on each forewing. The wingspan of the female is about 6 cms.
The species has only been found in:
Moths of Victoria - Part 1,
Silk Moths and Allies - BOMBYCOIDEA,
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2008, pp. 22-23.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera — Hypsidae, Anthelidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 46 (1921), p. 182, No. 33.
(updated 23 April 2013, 15 April 2018)