(one synonym : Teratopora irregularis Hampson, 1900)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, each with a paler basal half, and a darker marginal half. The hindwings are plain pale yellowish brown, and have angular margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosianae) in the Collection of the British Museum,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 2 (1900), p. 271, No. 567 and fig. 191
A. Jefferis Turner,
Notes of Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 23 (1899), p. 10.
(written 13 June 2019)