(one synonym : Xyleutes riparia Turner, 1936)
ZEUZERINAE, COSSIDAE, COSSOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Michael Jefferies)
The adult moths of this species have brown and white forewings, and brown hindwings. The wingspan of the females is about 12 cms. The wingspan of the males is about 6 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Bombyces and Sphinges of the Indo-Australian Region,
in Adalbert Seitz, A. (ed.) :
The Macrolepidoptera of the World,
Stuttgart : Alfred Kernen Verlag, Section 10 (1933), p. 819, and also Plate 96, fig. c2.
(updated 12 December 2010, 25 November 2019, 23 May 2021)