(Photo: courtesy of Ethan Beaver, Armidale, New South Wales)
The adult moths have brown forewings with variable patterns of pale areas and dark spots. The hindwings are brown or red. The moths have a wingspan of about 10 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Thomas J. Simonsen,
Splendid Ghost Moths and their Allies,
A Revision of Australian Abantiades, Oncopera, Aenetus, Archaeoaenetus and Zelotypia (Hepialidae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 12,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 2018.
Norman B. Tindale,
Revision of the Australian Ghost Moths (Lepidoptera Homoneura, Family Hepialidae) Part III,
Records of the South Australian Museum,
Volume 5 (1935), pp. 304-305, fig. 80, and also p. 284, fig. 31.
(written 7 April 2018)