(one synonym is Pempelia digrammella Meyrick, 1879)
PHYCITINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Churchill, Victoria)
These adult moths have brown forewings each with vague dark markings. The hindwings are uniformly pale brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
On some Australian Phycidae,
Entomologist's Monthly Magazine,
Volume 9 (1883) pp. 255-256.
(written 3 February 2017, updated 3 October 2020)