(previously known as Cirphis leucosta)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have rusty brown forewings, each with a black-edged pale dot near the middle, and a narrow white line along the costa.
The hindwings are white with brown veins and margins. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The moths are found in :
Oswald B. Lower,
New Species of Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 644.
(updated 12 August 2012)