(formerly known as Ambia suffusalis)
MUSOTIMINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have yellow wings with various white and dark brown markings. The wingspan is about 1.2 cms.
The species has been found across south-east Asia, including
as well as in Australia in:
Further reading :
George Francis Hampson,
The Macrolepidoptera Heterocera of Ceylon,
Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum,
Part 9 (1893), p. 178, and also Plate 174, fig. 20.
(written 12 March 2019)