(one synonym : Corula ababaea Turner, 1902)
HYPENINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Dianne Clarke, Maleny, Queensland)
The male adult moths of this species are grey, and the females brown, both with dark zig-zag patterns on each forewing, and a dark border to each hindwing. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species occurs over much of
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 48.11, p. 458.
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalænæ in the British Museum,
Volume 11 (1912), p. 381, No. 6704, and also Plate 184, figure 14.
Moths of Victoria - Part 8,
Night Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA(B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2017, pp. 6-7.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 15 (1858), p. 1645-1646, No. 1.
(updated 7 August 2011, 9 December 2019, 13 February 2021)