(previously known as Celama pycnopasta)
NOLINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is grey with two black and brown patchy zig-zag bands across each forewing. The hindwings are pale brown, fading to white at the base, and each have a vague dark spot near the middle. The moth has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in:
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
A revision of the Australian Nolidae,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 55 (1944), p. 26, No. 30.
(written 2 November 2014)