(previously known as Bostra disticha)
PYRALINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings that each ahave two faint curvy lines across them, and a variable dark spot near the middle. The hindwings are similar but paler. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been found in Australia 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. 190, genus 22.
(updated 19 August 2012, 10 January 2021)