Crocanthes chordotona Meyrick, 1916
LECITHOCERIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Crocanthes chordotona
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species are yellow with two black lines and a black spot on each forewing. The hindwings are plain yellow. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.

The species is found in the north Queensland.


Further reading :

Edward Meyrick,
Exotic Microlepideoptera,
Volume 1, Part 19 (1916), p. 592.

Buck Richardson,
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 102.


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(updated 30 March 2009)