Debbie Matthews & Stella Crossley
(Photo: courtesy of Wendy Moore, Coburg, Victoria)
This Caterpillar is reported to feed on the fruit of :
The adult moth has a wingspan of about 0.8 cms.
It may be found over south east Asia and the south Pacific, including
and much of Australia, including
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 30.13, p. 328.
Descriptions of additional Pyralidina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 4, Part 4 (1890), pp. 1112-1113.
(updated 14 January 2011)