(previously known as Durdara lobata)
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 fawn, with lots of dark spots on the wings. Each forewing has a group of white spots near the middle. The wingspan is up to 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of new Indian Lepidopterous Insects
from the collection of the late Mr. W.S. Atkinson,
Asiatic Society of Bengal,
1882, Part 2, p. 177, and also Plate 5. fig. 16.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 210.
(updated 26 November 2011, 1 September 2020)