male, monochrome grey-scale photo by Norman B. Tindale,
Revision of the Australian Ghost Moths (Lepidoptera Homoneura, Family Hepialidae),
Records of the South Australian Museum, Volume 5 (1933), p. 30, fig. 50,
image courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library, digitized by South Australian Museum.
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, with variable markings, including groups of pale spots. The hindwings are plain dark brown. The wingspan of the male is about 4 cms. The wingspan of the female is about 5 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Norman B. Tindale,
Revision of the Australian ghost moths (Lepidoptera Homoneura, Family Hepialidae). Part II,
Records of the South Australian Museum,
Volume 5 (1933), pp. 30-33, and figs. 48-55.
(written 31 December 2016)