(formerly known as Colussa directa)
ANTHELINAE, ANTHELIDAE, BOMBYCOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species vary from yellow brown. The wings each have an outlined diagonal line, plus various variable dark markings. The forewings each also have two white spots.
This species has only been found in
Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London,
3rd Series, Volume 11 (1862), pp. 266-267.
(written 29 March 2015)