CATOCALINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth has brown forewings, each with various markings including grey areas along the costa and the margin, and a white spot and black dots near the costa. The hindwings each have a brown pattern with one or two black dots, and a grey area along the margin. The margin of the forewing is sofly angled. All four wings have scalloped margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
George Thomas Bethune-Baker,
New Lepidoptera from British New Guinea.,
Volume 15 (1908), p. 227, No. 170.
(written 29 April 2019)