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With a wingspan of around 3cm  this brown moth Pantydia metaspila ( no common name) is found in Fiji, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Taiwan, Queensland and now northern New South Wales. “Adult moths are brown, with a thin submarginal line accompanied by some black spots on each forewing.” It also displayed a similar profile to a Wolf Spider.

I.D. courtesy of Don Herbison-Evans

Reference courtesy of  Don Herbison-Evans and Stella Crossley.

Further reading http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/cato/metaspila.html

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