(previously known as Chlenias sagittaria)
NOTODONTINAE, NOTODONTIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
Peter Marriott & Stella Crossley
(Photo: Don Herbison-Evans, Concord, New South Wales)
The adult moth of this species has grey forewings, with broken dark lines along them forming a dark band across each one. The hindwings are grey. The wingspan is about 5 cms.
The species occurs in
Specimens from Victoria differ from those in other states in the structure of the antennae, so may be a different species.
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
New species of Queensland Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 15 (1900), pp. 148-149.
(updated 11 February 2009, 3 January 2021