(formerly known as Lasiolimacos kenricki)
(Photo: courtesy of Graham McDonald, from Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings with dark markings, including a large capital 'A' with its vertex at the wingtip, and with a dark spot near the middle, of each forewing. The hindwings are plain brown. The males have a wingspan of about 3.7 cms. The females have a wingspan of about 4.7 cms.
The species occurs in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
George Thomas Bethune-Baker,
New Lepidoptera from British New Guinea,
Volume 11 (1904), pp. 388-389, No. 50, and also Plate 6, fig. 33.
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 29.7, p. 303.
Moths of Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park,
Issue 76 (March 2015), p. 10, fig. 6,
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
(written 14 March 2015, 2 August 2023)