(previously known as Crambus hoplitellus)
CRAMBINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Geoff Byrne, Cairlocup Reserve, Western Australia)
The adult moths have forewings that are pale brown, with white stripes interrupted by a submarginal white 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. I. Crambites.,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 3, Part 3 (1879), pp. 188-189.
(written 23 March 2020)