(formerly known as Mosoda venusta)
LITHOSIINAE, ARCTIIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is yellow with three black bands across each forewing. The hindwings are yellow with a black band along each margin.
The species is found in
Further reading :
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. 1078.
Moths of Victoria - Part 2, 2nd edition,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 24-25.
(written 14 October 2014, updated 14 May 2018)