Brevicyttara cyclospila (Turner, 1945)
(previously known as Brachycyttara cyclospila)
COSSIDAE ,   COSSOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Brevicyttara cyclospila
(Photo: courtesy of Mark Heath)

The adult moths of this species have brown wings, with dark areas at the base of each forewing, and a dark spot near the middle of each forewing. The wingspan is from 2 to 4 cms.

The species has been found in

  • Western Australia.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    A revision of the Australian Cossidae (Lepidoptera),
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 56 (1945), p. 64, No. 60.


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    (updated 16 July 2009)