(formerly known as Crambopsis malacelloides)
CRAMBINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, that each have a broad white streak from base to margin. The hindwings are off-white. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Notes on the genus Crambopsis De Lattin,
Studies on the Crambidae (Lepidoptera): Pts. III and IX,
Bulletin Entomologique de Pologne,
Volume 24 p. 25, and Volume 25 (1955), p. 228.
(written 8 May 2018, updated 21 May 2021)