(previously known as Leucania semicana)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have a brown forewings. The hindwings are brown fading to white at the base. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Die Lepidopterenfauna des Bismarck-Archipels, Teil II, Die Nachtfalter,
Volume 12, Part 29 (1900), p. 75, No. 132, and also Plate II, fig. 37.
(written 1 December 2012)