Mecytha fasciata Walker, 1855 (Limacodidae)
Mecytha fasciata Walker, 1855 (Limacodidae). Common Name: Macadamia Cup Moth. This is a pale brown form. The genus Mecytha Walker, 1855 is endemic to Australia with two described species and one undescribed. M. dnophera appears to e restricted to northern Australia.
This individual was found dead on our western deck, possibly injured by light hail the previous night which might explain the wing damage.