(previously known as Leucania acontosema)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The forewings of this species are grey or brown with variable markings including a dark streak extending from the base halfway across each forewing. The hindwings are plain brown fading towards the bases, with dark veins. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in:
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera, with synonymic and other notes: Noctuidae,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 27 (1903), p. 4.
(updated 18 October 2011, 15 August 2019, 18 April 2021)