(formerly known as Boethantha bisignata)
CALPINAE , NOCTUIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth has patchy brown wings, each with a broad diffuse dark band across the middle, and also a narrow wiggly white-edged dark submarginal line. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species occurs in
as well as in Australia in:
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 143.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 33, Supplement 3 (1865), p. 983.
(updated 10 March 2010)