Tamba conscripta (T.P. Lucas, 1892)
(formerly known as Zethes conscripta)
CALPINAE,   EREBIDAE,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)

The adult moth of this species has grey patterned wings, with a dark mark near the middle of the hind-margin of each forewing. The forewing margins have a wave shape. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species occurs in Australia in

  • Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Thomas P. Lucas,
    On 34 new species of Australian Lepidoptera, with additional localities, &c.,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 8, Part 3 (1892), p. 88.


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    (written 21 September 2018)