LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 2)
The adult male and female moths of this species are similar, and have forewings that are white with a variable complex pattern of shades of grey including a broad jagged dark grey band across the middle of each one. The hindwings are plain grey. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been caught in
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 24-25.
A. Jefferis Turner,
A revision of the Australian Arctiidae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 51 (1940), p. 84, No. 86.
(updated 3 May 2013)