(formerly known as Microcyttara eumeces)
GALLERIINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(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
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Lepidoptera, Pyralidae,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 24 (1913), p. 133.
(written 8 October 2018)