(one synonym : Ericeia pampoecila Bethune-Baker, 1914)
CATOCALINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have patterned brown wings, each with a vague darker submarginal band. The wingspan is about 5 cms.
The species occurs in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 45.13, p. 451.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 136.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 13 (1858), p. 1089, No. 1.
(updated 28 July 2012)