CHLOEPHORINAE , NOLIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA ,
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moths of this species are brown with a white triangular spot halfway along the costa of each forewing. The hindwings are brown, shading to black at the margins. The males have rounded forewing margins, but the females have a cusp on the forewing margins.
This species is found over south-east Asia, including
and in Australia in:
Further reading :
Jeremy Daniel Holloway,
Moths of Borneo with special reference to Mount Kinabalu,
Malayan Nature Society,
Volume 8 (1976), p. 28.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 170.
Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards,
A Guide to Australian Moths,
CSIRO Publishing, 2007, p. 25.
(updated 22 September 2012)