Parapadna zonophora (Turner, 1908)
(formerly known as Anachrostis zonophora)
CALPINAE,   EREBIDAE,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Parapadna zonophora
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The adult moths of this species have forewings with a pale brown pattern, each having four dark marks on the costa. The hindwings are brown with vague sinuous bands. The wings have rounded angular margins. The wingspan is about 1.4 cms.

The species has been found in Australia in:

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Australian Lepidoptera of the families Noctuidae and Pyralidae,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 32 (1908), pp. 71-72.


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    (written 12 May 2019)