(one synonym: Macalla diaprepes Turner, 1925)
EPIPASCHIINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
This moth has fawn forewings, each with white zigzag markings, and plain brown hindwings. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the sub-families Epipaschianae Chrysauginae, Endotrichinae and Pyralinae,
Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 8, Volume 18 (1916), p. 137, No. 11i.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 186.
(created 12 February 2010, updated 18 January 2012, 16 August 2019)