Crocanthes halurga Meyrick, 1904
LECITHOCERIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

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

The adult moths of this species are yellow with dark margins and a broad dark band across each forewing. The hindwings are plain brown. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.

The species is found in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera. XVIII,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 29 (1904), p. 399, No. 218.


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    (written 23 December 2012)