ANTHELINAE, ANTHELIDAE, BOMBYCOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Jim Foster, taken at at Mountain Valley, Tasmania)
The adult moths of this species are basically brown, with a variable pattern. Each wing can have two or three indistinct submarginal pale jagged lines. Each wing has an indistinct dark spot.
The wingspan of the female is about 4.5 cms. The wingspan of the male is about 4 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New and Little known Tasmanian Lepidoptera,
courtesy of the Library Open Repository, University of Tasmania Library,
Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania,
1925, pp. 114-115.
(updated 31 January 2011, 6 February 2017, 24 July 2019)