(formerly known as Schoenobius caustodes)
ACENTROPINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths are brown, with the forewings each having a vague dark spot near the middle, and some vague dark spots around the margin. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Schoenobius caustodes a new species of Pyralid (Lep.) from the collection of the D. Entomolog. Institut.,
Arbeiten über Morphologische und Taxonomische Entomologie aus Berlin-Dahlem,
Volume 1 (1934), p. 82.
(written 19 April 2019)