CHRYSAUGINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The moth has brown forewings each with a vague broad dark transverse band ending in two dark marks on the hind margin, and sometimes with a black-edged white spot near the middle of each forewing. The hindwings are yellow, sometimes shading darker at the edges.
The species has been found in Australia in
Note that this genus Anemosa is sometimes placed in ODONTIINAE in CRAMBIDAE.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 19 (1859), p. 849.
(written 11 February 2015, updated 12 April 2019)