Small Stub Moth
(previously known as Oenone xenopis)
OENOSANDRIDAE , NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriot, Moths of Victoria - Part 2)
These moths are grey, with darker speckly forewings. The moths have a wingspan of about 2.5 cms.
The species is found over the southern half of inland Australia, including:
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria - Part 2,,
Tiger Moths and Allies - NOCTUOIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2009, pp. 6-7.
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new genera and species of Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 227.
(updated 21 December 2009)