LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
This species has caterpillars that have been found feeding on :
The adult moths have forewings that are dark brown with two broad yellow bands. The head is yellow. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, pl. 18.4, p. 436.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 3 (1886), pp. 703-704, No. 22.
(updated 20 December 2007)