Amata nigriceps

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Amata nigriceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Arctiidae
Genus: Amata
Species: A. nigriceps
Binomial name
Amata nigriceps
(Butler, 1876)
  • Hydrusa nigriceps Butler, 1876
  • Hydrusa cingulata Butler, 1876
  • Hydrusa intensa Butler, 1876

Amata nigriceps is a species of moth of the family Arctiidae[1] It is found in Australia.,[2] where it has been recorded from Queensland and New South Wales.

The wingspan is about 30 mm. Adults are black with transparent windows in the wings. The abdomen has black and yellow bands.[3]