Omichlis hadromeres Turner, 1922
NOTODONTINAE ,   NOTODONTIDAE ,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art

The adult moths of this species are pale brown, with variable markings often including a series of concentric dotted U shaped lines around a complex dark mark near the middle on each forewing. The wingspan is about 4 cms.


(Photo: courtesy of Dianne Clarke, Mapleton, Queensland)

The species occurs in Australia in

  • Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Buck Richardson,
    Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
    LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 176.

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera Saturniadae, Bombycidae, Eupterotidae, Notodontidae,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 47 (1922), p. 387, No. 62.


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    (written 24 December 2013, 5 November 2016)