HYPENINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth is greyish brown with dark wiggly lines and spots on each wing. The wings are narrow, and each forewing has a hooked and acute wingtip. The moth has prominent labial palps . The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
New genera and species of Eastern and Australian moths.,
The Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 7, Volume 8 (1901), p. 23.
(written 7 July 2012)