(previously known as Prinasura quadrilineata)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are orange, with a network of dark lines across each forewing. The hindwings are plain yellow. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, pls. 18.8, 31.2, p. 436.
Images of Arctiidae moths in the subfamily Lithosiinae,
Issue 55 (December 2009), p. 31,
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
Beiträge zur Lepidopteren-fauna des Malayischen Archipels III,
Jahrbücher des Nassauischen Vereins für Naturkunde,
Volume 39 (1886), pp. 126-127, No. 47.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 20.
(updated 14 April 2011, 10 February 2013)