(one synonym: Crexa hyaloessa Turner, 1902)
LASIOCAMPINAE, LASIOCAMPIDAE, BOMBYCOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult female moths of this species are greyish brown with arcs of light and dark spots. The femlae has a wingspan of about 5 cms. The males are smaller and have transparent wings.
This species is found in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
Australian Lepidoptera : thirty new species,
Transactions of the Natural History Society of Queensland,
Volume 1 (1895), p. 103.
(written 24 December 2012, updated 3 June 2017)