(previously known as Enaemia erythractis)
This adult moth has forewings which have a striking but variable criss-cross pattern of scarlet on a yellow background.
The hindwings are a uniform silky orange. Its wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in :
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, pl. 7.20, p. 299.
Descriptions of new Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 4 (1887), pp. 1043-1044.
Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards,
A Guide to Australian Moths, CSIRO Publishing, 2007, p. 112.
(updated 1 November 2010, 26 May 2018)