Acantholipes juba

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Acantholipes juba
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Erebidae
Genus: Acantholipes
A. juba
Binomial name
Acantholipes juba
(Swinhoe, 1902)[1][2]
  • Melioptis juba Swinhoe, 1902

Acantholipes juba is a species of moth in the family Erebidae. It is found in Australia, where it has been recorded from Queensland and the Northern Territory.

The wingspan is about 20 mm. The wings are blotchy brown, with a pale-edged submarginal line on the forewings.[3]


  1. ^ Yu, Dicky Sick Ki (1997–2012). "Acantholipes Lederer 1857". Home of Ichneumonoidea. Taxapad. Archived from the original on 6 December 2018.[not in citation given]
  2. ^ Australian Faunal Directory
  3. ^ Herbison-Evans, Don & Crossley, Stella (2 October 2011). "Acantholipes juba (Swinhoe, 1902)". Australian Caterpillars and their Butterflies and Moths. Retrieved 13 February 2019.