MIDILINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario)
The Caterpillar of this species has been found feeding on the fruit of
The adult moths have forewings that are pale brown, each with various dark markings, including a broad dark band across the middle interrupted by a white streak. The hindwings are pale brown, shading darker toward the margins. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 56 (1932), p. 190.
(written 25 December 2018)