(one synonym : Trophoessa daphoena Turner, 1911)
STRIGLININAE, THYRIDIDAE, THYRIDOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moths of this species are brown with dark speckles, sometimes having a white translucent window in the middle of each forewing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 210.
Heterocerous Lepidoptera collected at Sarawak,
Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London,
Volume 7 (1863), p. 78, No. 340.
(created 26 November 2011, updated 27 January 2012)