(formerly known as Caprimima pelochroa)
(also known as Chiriphe pelochroa)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 2, 2nd edition)
The adult moths of this species have brown wings, with some vague dark markings along the costa of each forewing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species is found in:
Further reading :
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 Supplement 1 (1914), p. 611,.
Moths of Victoria - Part 2, 2nd edition,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 22-23.
(written 21 December 2015, updated 21 April 2018)