Endotricha chionocosma Turner, 1904
ENDOTRICHINAE,   PYRALIDAE,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

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

Each forewing of the adult of this species is brown, with a pale line across the middle, and with white ticks along the costa. The hindwings are pale brown with broad white transverse band. The wingspan is about 3 cms.

The species has been found in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    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), pp. 182-183.


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    (written 11 April 2019)