Icta tanaopis Turner, 1921
LYMANTRIIDAE,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Icta tanaopis
male
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The male adult moth has dark grey forewings. The hindwings are fawn. The abdomen is orange. The wingspan of the male moth is about 3 cms.

The species is found in :

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera Liparidae,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 45 (1920), p. 477, No. 2.


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    (written 18 March 2018)