(previously known as Chiriphe dichotoma)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Nick Monaghan, Tewantin, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have forewings that are white with a black chicken-wire pattern. The hindwings are plain yellow. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 22-23.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 3 (1886), pp. 734-735, No. 67.
(updated 29 June 2010, 24 August 2017)