(previously known as Rivula oculalis)
HYPENODINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has variable patchy brown forewings each with a small pale centred dark diamond shaped spot near the middle. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found across south-east Asia and the south Pacific, including :
as well as in Australia in:
Further reading :
The lepidopterous fauna of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands,
Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London,
1877, Part 3, p. 614.
(updated 15 December 2009, 21 May 2015)