(also known as Detounda leptoplasta)
CHLOEPHORINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA,
Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Mallacoota, Victoria)
The moths of this species have brown forewings, each with variable dark markings, often with two dark marks on the costa, and a dark-edged pale rectangle at the middle of the hind-margin. The hindwings are paler except each has a vague dark margin. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of the Australian Noctuidae,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 44 (1920), p. 186.
(written 3 July 2013, updated 11 August 2019)