(previously known as Argyria argyraspis)
CRAMBINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth has white forewings, each with a brown stripe along the costa and the hind margin. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Weird and Wonderful Moths,
Issue 78 (September 2015), pp. 11-15, fig. 4,
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera II: Crambites,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 4, Part 2 (1879), p. 216.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 28.
(updated 17 March 2012)