(previously known as Nygmia arrogans)
LYMANTRIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth is orange-brown. Some specimens have two faint pale lines across each forewing. The hindwings are paler than the forewings. The moth has a wingspan of about 5 cms.
The species is found in:
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
New species of Queensland Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 15, Part 4 (1889), p. 140.
(updated 11 February 2010, 31 October 2014)