Gallaba basinipha Turner, 1931
Alpine Gallaba
NOTODONTINAE ,   NOTODONTIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Gallaba basinipha
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: part 2)

The adult moth of this species has grey forewings, each with tiny white mark at the base. The hindwings are pale grey. The wingspan is about 4 cms.

The species is found in

  • New South Wales, and
  • Victoria.


    Peter Marriott,
    Moths of Victoria: part 2,
    Tiger Moths and their Allies - Noctuoidea (A)
    ,
    Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 12-13.

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. Supplementary,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 56 (1931), p. 331.


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    (updated 7 April 2013)