ARCTIINI, ARCTIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has wings that are off-white, with black spots, and also with black spots on the thorax, and on the red abdomen. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
A revision of the Australian Arctiidae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 51 (1940), p. 125, No. 216.
(written 17 December 2011, updated 17 July 2019)