(previously known as Zia plagiochyta)
NOLINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 2)
The adult moth of this species has fawn forewings with a blotchy pattern. The hindwings are white, shading to grey at the wingtips. The moth has a wingspan of about 3 cms.
It is found over most of the southern half of Australia, including
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 32-33.
A. Jefferis Turner,
A revision of the Australian Nolidae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 55 (1944), p. 48.
(updated 3 July 2013)