(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, with variable pale markings. The hindwings are brown shading to off-white along the costa. The wingspan of the male is about 3 cms. The wingspan of the female is about 3.5 cms.
The species has been 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 II,
Records of the South Australian Museum,
Volume 5 (1933), pp. 36-38, figs. 73-76, and also figs. 79-81.
(written 31 December 2016, updated 2 April 2020, 10 April 2021)