(one synonym: Capnodes gillolensis Swinhoe, 1917)
CALPINAE , NOCTUIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth of this species has reddish-brown wings, each with a variable number of white spots. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species has been found in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Beiträge zur Lepidopteren-Fauna von Amboina,
Jahrbücher des Nassauischen Vereins für Naturkunde,
Volume 37 (1884), p. 228, and also Plate 6, fig. 11.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 151.
(updated 12 February 2012)