(one synonym: Pheressaces spirucha, Turner, 1903)
PYGAERINAE, NOTODONTIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The moths of this species have grey forewings with three wavy black lines across each one. The hindwings are pale grey fading to white at the margins. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
This species occurs in :
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 42.10, p. 420.
Thomas P. Lucas,
Australian Lepidoptera : thirty new species,
Transactions of the Natural History Society of Queensland,
Volume 1 (1895), p. 107.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 175.
(updated 5 September 2008, 3 June 2017)