(previously known as Helia carbonalis)
EPIPASCHIINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Joan Fearn, Moruya, New South Wales)
This moth has a very dark brown or grey pattern on the forewings, and white hindwings which darken toward the margins.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Deltoïdes et Pyralites,
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire Naturelle des Insectes; Spécies Général des Lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 8 (1854), p. 77, No. 97.
(written 16 October 2013)