(one synonym : Enaemia eupoecila Turner, 1903)
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
This adult moth has forewings which are white with a network of orange and purple lines. The purple fades to brown in dead specimens. The hindwings are plain orange. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species occurs in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
On some Lepidoptera from New Guinea,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1889, p. 522, No. 174.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 99.
(updated 8 February 2010, 26 May 2018)