(one synonym : Corcura mysolica Swinhoe, 1892)
LITHOSIINI, ARCTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of David Rentz, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings, each with a dark mark on the costa. The hindwings are yellow. The hind margins of the wings are concave, so that in its natural resting position: the tornus of each hindwing projects beyond the forewing, and the tornus of each forewing projects across the hindwing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in:
and in Australia in
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 21.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 35, Supplement 5 (1866), p. 1884.
(updated 5 November 2011, 20 July 2019)