(previously known as Procris cyanota)
PROCRIDINAE, ZYGAENIDAE, ZYGAENOIDEA
(Photo : courtesy of Nick Monaghan)
The adult moth of this species is a metallic dark green with pale speckles. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in:
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 1, Part 3 (1886), p. 793, No. 152.
Gerhard M. Tarmann,
Zygaenid moths of Australia,
CSIRO Publishing 2004, pp. 59, 63, 66-67, 104-105, 115, 124, 131, pl. 30.
(updated 27 January 2012)