Tolpia myops Hampson, 1907
(also known as Magna myops)
CALPINAE ,   NOCTUIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Tolpia myops
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)

The adult moth of this species is brown with a few dark marks on each forewing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The moths have been found in Asia, including

  • Sri Lanka,

    and in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    George Francis Hampson,
    Moths of India,
    Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society,
    Volume 17 (1906), p. 650.


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    (updated 27 September 2011)