(previously known as Lithosia chionora)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 2)
The adult male and female moths of this species are similar, and have white forewings with slight darkening at the wingtips. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species occurs in
The Australian Arctiid Moths (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Erebidae) with emphasis on Creatonotos Gangis,
Issue 65 (June 2012), pp. 9-11,
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 26-27.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 3 (1886), p. 702, No. 19.
(updated 8 May 2010, 7 June 2014)