(formerly known as Mecodina asbolaea)
CALPINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth has brown forewings, each with a complex but subtle pattern. The hindwings each have a brown pattern with a pale zigzag submarginal arc. The hindwings have scalloped margins. The undersides have pale marginal areas delineated by zizag submarginal lines. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of New Australian Noctuina, etc.,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 27 (1903), p. 42.
(written 30 April 2019)