Lamoria eumeces (Turner, 1913)
(formerly known as Microcyttara eumeces)
GALLERIINAE,   PYRALIDAE,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Lamoria eumeces
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species have brown wings with a complex pattern of dark markings including zigzag lines on each forewing. The hindwings are off-white shading to pale brown at the margins. The wingspan is about 4 cms.

The species has been found in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Studies in Australian Lepidoptera, Pyralidae,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 24 (1913), p. 133.


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    (written 8 October 2018)