Poliodule poliotricha Turner, 1940
LITHOSIINAE,   ARCTIIDAE,   NOCTUOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Poliodule poliotricha
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, each with a yellow streak along part of the costa and two yellow spots. The hindwings are pale yellow with broad pale brown margins. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species has been found in :

  • Queensland,
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading:

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    A revision of the Australian Arctiidae (Lepidoptera),
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 51 (1940), p. 75, No. 54.


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    (written 14 August 2019, updated 30 August 2019)