MUNYCHRYIINAE, ANTHELIDAE, BOMBYCOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths are grey, with a complex pattern of darker scalloped lines on the forewings. The hindwings are a more uniform grey-brown, with vague bands and dark veins. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, p. 394.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera — Hypsidae, Anthelidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 46 (1921), p. 189, No. 46.
(updated 2 December 2010, 29 October 2014, 26 August 2021)