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A large (6.0-7.5 cm wingspan) moth with pale slate-grey forewings and bright rose-pink hindwings. The forewings are even pale slate grey, crossed by thin jagged black antemedian and postmedian lines, and with some darker grey shading. The hindwings are astonishing brilliant rose pink, crossed by wide black median and terminal bands and with a wide pale buff fringe. The antennae are simple and both the sexes are similar.


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