(previously known as Scaeodora omophanes)
LITHOSIINAE , ARCTIIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 2)
The moth of this species is brown with faint dark markings, including two vague jagged lines across each forewing . The hindwings are plain brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been caught in :
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 3 (1886), p. 731-732, No. 62.
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, p. 25.
(written 7 July 2013)