(formerly known as Cirphis dasycnema)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have forewings that each are pale brown with a subterminal arc of black dots, and have a smudge near the middle. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the margins. The wingspan is about 3.5 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Peter Marriott & Marilyn Hewish,
Moths of Victoria - Part 9,
Cutworms and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2020, pp. 28-29.
A. Jefferis Turner,
On Some Types of Lepidoptera in the National Museum, Melbourne,
Memoirs of the National Museum, Melbourne,
Volume 4 (1912), p. 21.
(written 19 October 2014, updated 25 December 2020)