(previously known as Scoliacma xanthodelta)
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 variable vaguely triangular pale yellow area on the costa. The hindwings are pale yellow with broad pale brown margins. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new species of Australian Lepidoptera, with notes on synonymy,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22, Part 1 (1897), pp. 10-11.
(written 6 March 2019)