Pale Earis (one synonym: Earias ochrophylla Turner, 1902)
CHLOEPHORINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA,
The moths of this species usually have shiny green forewings, although pale forms are known that are nearly white. The hindwings are satin white. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species occurs over much of mainland Australia, including
Further reading :
Peter B. McQuillan, Jan A. Forrest, David Keane, & Roger Grund,
Caterpillars, moths, and their plants of Southern Australia,
Butterfly Conservation South Australia Inc., Adelaide (2019), p. 161.
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria,
2009, pp. 32-33.
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1902, p. 44.
(updated 17 April 2013)