(previously known as Ophiusa subumbra)
CATOCALINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is greyish-brown, with a dark green submarginal band fading towards the base, and a dark spot in the middle of the costa, of each forewing. The hindwings are plain brown. The green colour fades to brown in museum specimens. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species is found in
and in Australia in:
Further reading :
George Thomas Bethune-Baker,
New Noctuidae from British New Guinea,
Volume 13 (1906), p. 256, No. 202.
(updated 3 October 2011)