(previously known as Prometopus xerampelina)
NOCTUINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth has brown forewings each with a complex pattern. The hindwings are brown, fading toward the bases, with dark veins. The wingspan is about 3.5 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 8 (1909), p. 381, No. 4041.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera...with synonomic notes and other notes,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 28 (1904), p. 214.
(created 2 February 2012)