(one synonym: Cacyparis rectilineata Warren, 1916)
CHLOEPHORINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA,
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The male adult moth of this species has brown forewings each crossed by a variable broad expanding yellow diagonal band, and with an eyespot near each wingtip, and with a black mark halfway along the hind margin. The hindwings are yellow. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species is found in
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
New oriental Noctuidae in the Tring Museum,
Volume 23 (1916), p. 212, No. 9.
(written 21 July 2015, updated 30 April 2016)