(previously known as Dendrothripa baeota)
SARROTHRIPINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has forewings that are grey-brown, each with various dark markings including a vaguely double dark band near the base. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the edges. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New genera and species of Lepidoptera belonging to the family Noctuidae.,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 27 (1902), p. 93.
(written 21 November 2012)