(previously : Hyphantidium apodectum)
PHYCITINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Merimbula, New South Wales)
The moth has speckled dark brown forewings each with a grey streak along costa and two pale transverse lines. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
A preliminary revision of the Australian Thyrididae and Pyralidae: Part I,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 18 (1904), p. 129.
(written 5 April 2013)