(previously known as Scytrophanes amblyiodes)
NOTODONTINAE, NOTODONTIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Andrew Mitchell, Australian Museum)
The adult moth of this species are fawn or grey, with forewings that have a faint pattern of darker sinuous lines. The hindwings are paler with no pattern, even paler toward the bases, and have slightly recurved margins. The thorax has a pair of hairy dark crests. The wingspan is about 4.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera — Supplementary,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 56 (1931), pp. 331-332.
(written 20 December 2018, updated 30 January 2021)