(previously known as Thinasotia argyroeles)
CRAMBINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths have forewings that are pale brown, with white stripes interrupted by a submarginal brown band. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in :
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera VII: Revisional,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 7, Part 2 (1882), pp. 163-165.
(written 3 December 2012, updated 23 February 2013)