(also known as Bastilla senex)
CATOCALINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have broad curving patterns of light and dark brown patches on the forewings, and suffused light and dark areas on the hindwings. The wingspan is about 5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 133.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 15 (1858), pp. 1832-1833, ref. 1435.
(updated 10 March 2010, 2 December 2014)