Crypsiprora orthogramma (Turner, 1936)
(previously known as Prorocopis orthogramma)
CALPINAE ,   NOCTUIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Crypsiprora orthogramma
(Photo: copyright of ../logos/uwe.html>Uwe Path, Alice Springs, Northern Territory)

The adult moth of this species is grey, with a complex pattern of dark lines on each forewing. The hindwings are white with a black marginal band.

Crypsiprora orthogramma
(Photo: copyright of Uwe Path, Alice Springs, Northern Territory)

The species has been found in

  • > Northern Territory,
  • Queensland,
  • New South Wales, and
  • South Australia.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Australian Lepidoptera,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 47 (1936), p. 41.


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    (written 15 October 2013)