ACENTROPINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have orange wings with blue, grey, and white markings. The wingspan is about 2 cms. Curiously, the moths are attracted to pheromone lures for moths in the family COSMOPTERIGIDAE.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
On Pyralidina from Australia and the South Pacific,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1887, pp. 204-205.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 26.
(updated 15 February 2011)