(previously known as Sorocostia interspersa)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale brown, with zig-zag bands and liness across each forewing, and fainter zig-zag bands across each hindwing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species is found in:
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
On Queensland and other Australian macro-lepidoptera, with localities, and descriptions of new species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 4, Part 4 (1890), pp. 1076-1077.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 20.
(written 1 December 2012, updated 2 May 2013)