ENDOTRICHINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Bart Hacobian, Millaa Millaa, Queensland)
The wings of the adult of this species are brown, with a vague pattern. The forewings of the males have an unusual shape, appearing cut-off at the wing-tips. The moth has a wingspan of about 2.5 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
On Queensland and other Australian Lepidoptera with descriptions of new species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 6, Part 2 (1891), p. 306.
(written 21 January 2017, updated 21 June 2018 13 January 2021)