(previously known as Ceparcha lichenopa)
SARROTHRIPINAE, NOLIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth is pale grey with wiggly dark lines and orange patches on each forewing. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of new Lepidoptera from Australia and New Zealand,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1897, p. 374.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 171.
(written 31 August 2013)