Hylebatis scintillifera Turner, 1908
ACENTROPINAE ,   CRAMBIDAE ,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Hylebatis scintillifera
(Photo: courtesy of Nick Monaghan)

The wings of the adult moth are brown, with white and yellow markings. The hindwing margins are decorated by a number of black spots. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in Australia in :

  • Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Australian Lepidoptera of the families Noctuidae and Pyralidae,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 32 (1908), pp. 84-85.


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    (updated 27 March 2011)