(formerly known as Canthylidia condfundens)
HELIOTHINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has off-white wings with brown veins. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
This species has been found in
as well as in
Further reading :
Heliothine Moths of Australia:
A Guide to Pest Bollworms and Related Noctuid Groups,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1999, pp. 60-61, 159-160, 197, plate 7.
Noctuiform Phalaenae: Mericleptriinae,
in Adalbert Seitz (ed.): The Macrolepidoptera of the World,
Volume 11: The Macrolepidoptera of the Indo-Australian Fauna,
Stuttgart : Alfred Kernen Verlag (1913), p. 313, and also Plate 28, row b, items 5, 6..
(written 25 April 2019)