(previously known as Asura flavia)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale yellow, with a network of squiggly dark lines across each forewing. The hindwings are plain yellow. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in:
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosianae) in the Collection of the British Museum,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 2 (1900), pp. 429-430, and also Plate 30, fig. 7.
Moths of Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park,
Issue 76 (March 2015), p. 8, Fig. 1
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
(written 21 November 2012, updated 13 March 2015)