(one synonym : Hypenodes ptocas Turner, 1944)
CATOCALINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Merimbula, New South Wales)
The adult moth of this species has a variable pattern of dark lines and splotches on the forewings, and plain pale brown hindwings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Moths of Victoria - Part 8,
Night Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA(B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2017, pp. 12-13.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Genera and Species of Lepidoptera belonging to the Family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 27 No.1 (1902), p. 106.
(updated 12 April 2013, 18 August 2019, 4 April 2021)