(one synonym is Actinotia acmophora Meyrick, 1897)
NOCTUINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
((Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have grey or brown patterned forewings, each bearing a wide complex dark area along the hind-margin. The hindwings are off-white, each with a broad brown margin. The moth has a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of new Lepidoptera from Australia and New Zealand,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1897, p. 370.
Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera Heterocera,
E.W. Janson, London, 1869, p. 36, No. 60.
(written 9 June 2019)