(one synonym: Cacyparis rectilineata Warren, 1916)
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 have variable blotchy brown forewings, with an eyespot near each wingtip, and a black mark midway along the hind margin. The hindwings are yellow, often with a dark mark margin. The wingspan 2.5 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 168.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 34 (1909), pp. 344-345.
(updated 19 September 2012, 21 July 2015)