Bipunctiphorus euctimena (Turner, 1913)
(formerly known as Platyptilia euctimena<)
PTEROPHORINAE,   PTEROPHORIDAE,   PTEROPHORIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The moths of this species are pale brown with a dark-edged pale submarginal line of each forewing. The wingspan is about 2.5 cm.

The species has been found in

  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Thomas P. Lucas,
    Studies in Australian Lepidoptera, Pyralidae,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 24 (1913), p. 160.


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    (written 23 January 2019)