(formerly known as Thermesia impropria)
HYPENINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moth is a splotchy brown all over. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria - Part 8,
Night Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA(B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2017, pp. 8-9.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 33, Supplement 3 (1865), p. 1064.
(written 18 September 2018, updated 24 April 2019, 6 April 2021)