(previously known as Nymphula dentizonalis)
ACENTROPINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The wings of the adult of this species have white wings, with brown submarginal lines and bands, and chequered edges. The forewings each have a dark spot near the costa. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
On the classification of two sub-families of moths of the family Pyralidae: the Hydrocampinae and Scopariinae,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
Volume 2 (1897) p. 143, No. 45.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 26.
(updated 20 March 2012)