(formerly: Xysmatodoma retinochra)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have purplish dark-brown forewings, each with four pale yellow transverse bands. The hindwings are grey-brown. The head is yellow and the thorax dark brown. The wingspan of the male moth is about 1.4 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of New Australian Noctuina, etc.,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 27 (1903), pp. 71-72.
(written 10 April 2019)