LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
This species has black adult moths that have a yellow collar around the head, and a bold pattern of yellow spots on the wings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of the Australian Arctiidae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 51 (1940), p. 100, No. 145.
(updated 24 April 2008)