(formerly known as Celama ceramota)
NOLINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Andrew Mitchell, Australian Museum)
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings, each with some pale areas, including a large pale area by the wingtip. The forewings each have two vague dark oval spots, and an dog-leg dark line across the middle. The hindwings are pale fawn, darkening toward the wingtips. The moth has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
This species is found in:
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: part 2,
Tiger Moths and their Allies - Noctuoidea (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 32-33.
A. Jefferis Turner,
A revision of the Australian Nolidae,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 55 (1944), p. 33, No. 46.
(written 27 May 2018, updated 14 August 2019, 13 February 2021)