(previously known as Chiriphe monogrammaria)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have rusty brown wings, with a submarginal pale line across each forewing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosianae) in the Collection of the British Museum,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 2 (1900), p. 286, No. 601, and also Plate 26, Figure 22.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 26 (1864), p. 1692.
(written 1 February 2015, updated 10 April 2017)