(previously known as Parelydna mirabilis)
CHLOEPHORINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA,
(Photo: courtesy of Bart Hacobian, Iron Range, Queensland)
The colourful adult moth of this species has brown forewings, each with a white bar, and blue hindwings. The wingspan is about 3.5 cms.
The species has been found in
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
George Thomas Bethune-Baker,
New Noctuidae from British New Guinea,
Volume 13 (1906), p. 242, No. 159.
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, pl. 22.9, p. 458.
(updated 8 August 2011, 3 December 2016)