(previously known as Maurilia iocephala)
CHLOEPHORINAE , NOLIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA ,
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings each with a number of dark zigzag lines. The hindwings are fawn, darkening toward the margin. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria,
2009, pp. 32-33.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New genera and species of Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 27 (1902), p. 94.
(updated 14 April 2013)