Tetraschalis arachnodes Meyrick, 1887
PTEROPHORINAE ,   PTEROPHORIDAE ,   PTEROPHORIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Debbie Matthews & Stella Crossley


(oops: the abdomen is missing)
(Specimen: courtesy of the The Australian Museum)

The adult moth of this species is brown with white markings on the wings. Its wingspan is about 2 cm.

This species has been taken in

  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    On Pyralidina from Australia and the South Pacific,
    Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
    1887, pp. 267-268.


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    (updated 31 January 2009)