(one synonym : Cirphis philippensis Swinhoe, 1917)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
These adult moths have wings that are finely streaked in brown, with half a dark-edged white line down the middle of each forewing. The hindwings are off-white, darkening toward the wingtips. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been found in:
and in Australia in
Further reading :
On the Lepidopterous Insects of Bengal (continued),
Proceedings of the general meetings for scientific business of the Zoological Society of London,
1867, p. 48.
(updated 19 May 2010, 4 March 2017, 17 April 2021)