(one synonym : Setina trifurcata Walker, 1865)
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 pale yellow wings. The veins are accentuated in dark brown, particularly on the forewings. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species occurs in
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, pl. 31.6, p. 438.
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 24-25.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 2 (1854), p. 520, No. 15.
(updated 24 November 2009)