(previously known as Sorocostia leucoma)
NOLINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Specimen: courtesy of The Australian Museum)
The adult moth of this species is fawn with dark splotches on the fore wings. It has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosianae) in the Collection of the British Museum,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 2 (1900), p. 19, No. 30, and also Plate 18, fig. 15.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera: Part XI,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 3 (1886), p. 725.
(updated 1 March 2011)