CALPINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
These caterpillars feed on:
The adult moths are a speckled dark brown. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species occurs in :
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 47.1, p. 452.
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 7 (1852), p. 29, No. 1356.
Moths of Victoria - Part 8,
Night Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA(B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2017, pp. 14-15.
(updated 13 April 2013, 6 January 2017, 18 August 2019, 27 June 2020)