(one synonym : Eilema decreta pulolautensis Strand, E. 1922)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Dave Britton, of the Australian Museum, and the Australian National Insect Collection)
The adult moths of this species have yellow forewings, and pale yellow hindwings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Notes of Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 23 (1899), pp. 10-11.
(written 11 June 2017)