(one synonym : Cirphis adjuncta Walker, 1869)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult female moths of this species have pale grey or brown forewings with faint markings. The adult male moths of this species have pale grey or brown forewings with arcs of dark dots. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the margins. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
This species has been caught in
Further reading :
in Boisduval & Guenée: Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 5, Section 1 (1852), pp. 80-81, No. 111.
Peter Marriott & Marilyn Hewish,
Moths of Victoria - Part 9,
Cutworms and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2020, pp. 28-29.
(updated 14 April 2013, 25 December 2020)