Bordaia furva Tindale, 1932
HEPIALIDAE ,   HEPIALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Bordaia furva
monochrome grey-scale photo by Norman B. Tindale
, tinted digitally,
Revision of the Australian Ghost Moths (Lepidoptera Homoneura, Family Hepialidae),
Records of the South Australian Museum, Volume 4, Part 4 (1932), p. 508, fig. 18,
image courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library, digitized by South Australian Museum.

The moths of his species have dark brown forewings each with faint scroll-like markings, and an irregular darker submarginal band. The hindwings are a little greyer, and unmarked. The moths have a wingspan of about 12 cms.

The species has been found in

  • Western Australia.


    Further reading :

    Norman B. Tindale,
    Revision of the Australian Ghost Moths (Lepidoptera Homoneura, Family Hepialidae) ,
    Records of the South Australian Museum,
    Volume 4, Part 4 (1932), pp. 508-509, fig. 18.


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    (written 8 September 2016)