(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species grey forewings each with two tiny variable dark-edged red spots, and faint submarginal arc of dark spots. The hindwings are off-white, shading to grey at the margins. The head, thorax and abdomen are grey. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species lives in
Further reading :
Malcolm J. Scoble & E.D. (Ted) Edwards,
Hypsidia Rothschild: a review and a reassessment (Lepidoptera: Drepanoidea, Drepanidae),
Volume 18 (1988) pp. 333-353.
(written 15 April 2019)