(also known as Xipholeucania polysticha)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The forewings of this species have striated grey or brown forewings, often with a pale spot in a dark patch in the middle of each forewing. The hindwings are white, with dark veins. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species has been 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,
New genera and species of Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 27 (1902), pp. 80-81.
(updated 18 October 2011, 25 December 2020)