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ⓘ Grannys cloak moth. Speiredonia spectans, the grannys cloak moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by Achille Guenee in 1852. I ..




Grannys cloak moth
                                     

ⓘ Grannys cloak moth

Speiredonia spectans, the grannys cloak moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by Achille Guenee in 1852. It is found in north-eastern Australia and Tasmania. Strays have been recorded on Norfolk Island and in New Zealand.

The wingspan is about 70 mm.

The larvae feed on Acacia species.