(previously known as Diasemia responsalis)
ACENTROPINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The wings of this adult moth have a striking pattern of brown, white and yellow. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in :
Further reading :
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 34, Supplement 4 (1866), p. 1326.
(written 19 January 2013, updated 7 November 2018)