(previously known as Vestermannia concha)
CHLOEPHORINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA,
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
This species has adult moths with cream coloured forewings with broad irregular dark brown margins, and fawn hindwings which darken toward the margins. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species is found in Australia in:
Further reading :
Arthur G. Butler,
Descriptions of 21 new genera and 103 new species of Lepidoptera Heterocera from the Australian region,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1886, Part 4, pp. 396-397, No. 24.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 170.
(updated 9 August 2011)