(formerly known as Crambus milvellus)
CRAMBINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Brett and Marie Smith, Swan Reach, South Australia)
The adult moths of this species have dark brown forewings, that each have a curved white stripe with brown speckles, and a jagged white band along the margin. The hindwings are off-white. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.3 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera I Crambites,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 3, Number 3 (1879), pp. 181-182.
(written 7 May 2018, updated 20 June 2022)