CALPINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, each with a pattern of dark markings, including two large dark triangles on the costa. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The wings have slightly scalloped margins. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species has been found in:
The genus Oglasa is inappropriate for this species, and it needs to be moved to a new genus.
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 68 (1944), p. 14.
(written 12 May 2019)