(previously known as : Oxyptilus zanclistes)
Debbie Matthews & Stella Crossley
(Photo: courtesy of Craig Williams, Singapore)
The food plants of this Caterpillar are reported to be from the family FABACEAE, including :
The adult moths are brown with some white markings and three dark spots on the costa of each forewing. The wings are divided into lobes. The wingspan is abou 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
as well as in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera I,
Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society,
Volume 16 (1905), pp. 581-582.
(updated 5 July 2004, 9 March 2017)