Aedoea monochroa Turner, 1899
(one synonym : Eilema decreta pulolautensis Strand, E. 1922)
LITHOSIINAE ,   ARCTIIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Aedoea monochroa
(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

  • Borneo,

    as well as in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Notes of Australian Lepidoptera,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 23 (1899), pp. 10-11.


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    (written 11 June 2017)