(previousy known as Nudaria macilenta)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The moth of this species has white wings with black zigzag markings across the forewings. It has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species occurs along the eastern side of Australia, including:
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera, with additional localities for known species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 8, (1894), p. 137, No. 5.
(updated 29 August 2012)