(previously known as Anapaea denotata)
LIMACODIDAE , ZYGAENOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale brown, with plain hindwings, and with various darker spots and arcs on the forewings, A group of three dark brown spots are evident in an arc halfway along the inner margin of each forewing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in
and widely in Australia, including
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 106.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 32, Supplement 2 (1865), p. 474.
Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards,
A Guide to Australian Moths, CSIRO Publishing, 2007, p. 113.
(updated 1 November 2010, 13 December 2016)