(formerly known as Scoliacma lophopyga)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have pale brown forewings, each with a yellow costal or subcostal streak, and a dark band across the middle. The hindwings are pale yellow with broad pale brown margins. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
A. Jefferis Turner,
A revision of the Australian Arctiidae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 51 (1940), p. 61, No. 43.
(written 29 May 2019)