(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has a bold pattern in dark brown and white on the forewings, The hindwings are pale orange with a vague brown submarginal band. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Wednesday, June 30, 2010.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 219.
(updated 20 November 2011, 12 July 2019)