(previously : Pempelia hemichlaena)
PHYCITINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The moth has brown forewings with pale patches. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the edges. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
On Pyralidina from Australia and the South Pacific,
Transactions of The Entomological Society of London,
1887, p. 260.
(created 1 September 2012, updated 9 January 2021)