(one synonym : Lepista pulverea Hampson, 1914)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have pale brown forewings, each with a vague pale subcostal stripe. The hindwings are pale yellow. The wingspan is about 2.8 cms.
The species has been found in :
George Francis Hampson,
Catalogue of the Amatidae and Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosianae) in the British Museum,
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Supplement 1 (1914), p. 462, No. 180a.
Thomas P. Lucas,
On Queensland and other Australian macro-lepidoptera, with localities, and descriptions of new species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 4, Part 4 (1890), p. 1069.
(written 12 June 2019)