HYPENINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Andrew Mitchell, Australian Museum)
The adult moth of this species has grey or brown streaky forewings, often with a particularly dark streak down the middle. The hindwings each are off-white shading to grey at the margin, and have a sinuous margin. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs over much of
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
The Lepidoptera of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Pt I,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 39 (1915), p. 372, No. 138.
(written 7 January 2020, 3 April 2021)