(also known as Bastilla hamatilis)
CATOCALINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is basically dark brown with a blue sheen. Each forewing has a pale margin and a transverse pale stripe. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire Naturelle des Insectes; Spécies Général des Lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 7 (1852), p. 255, No. 1677.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 128.
(updated 18 July 2010)