Strepsinoma amaura Meyrick, 1897
ACENTROPINAE ,   CRAMBIDAE ,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Strepsinoma amaura
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)

The adults have wings which are brown or grey, each with a pale submarginal arc. The forewings also have some indistinct white markings. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in south-east Asia, including

  • Borneo,

    and also Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    On Lepidoptera from Malay Archipelago,
    Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
    1897, p. 86.


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    (updated 9 March 2012)