Hypocala affinis Rothschild, 1915
CALPINAE ,   NOCTUIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Hypocala affinis
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)

The adult moth of this species has forewings that are greyish brown, each with a white comma mark, and a broad dark margin. The wingspan is about 4 cms.

The species occurs in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Buck Richardson,
    Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
    LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 142.

    Lionel Walter Rothschild,
    Lepidoptera of the British Ornithologists' Union and Wollaston Expeditions in the Snow Mountains, Southern Dutch New Guinea,
    Macrolepidoptera,
    Part 1. London : Hazell, Watson & Viney, 1915, pp. 57-58, No. 299.


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    (updated 10 March 2010)