(erroneously Borolia milanopasta)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
male, drawing by George Francis Hampson, listed as Borolia milanopasta,
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalænæ in the British Museum,
Noctuidæ, Volume V (1905), Plate XCV, figure 13,
image courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library, digitized by Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University.
The adult moths of this species have pale brown wings, the forewings having a dark streak from base to margin plus some dark spots, and the hindwings having dark veins and a dark margin. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
This species has been found in
The genus into which this species should be placed is controversial.
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New genera and species of Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 27 (1902), p. 81.
(updated 20 October 2011)