Larvae feed on a wide range of trees and shrubs.
Wide range of trees and shrubs.
Feeds on host.
Pupates in detritus or soil at plant host base.
'Flash coloration' (bright yellow hindwings displayed in flight, concealed at rest). Males with feathery antennae. Found all year, mainly October to April. Fly at night, attracted to light and flowers.
14 - 21mm
Native forest, possibly gardens, pine plantations.