(one synonym: Endotricha sareochroa Hampson, 1916)
ENDOTRICHINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
Each forewings of the adult of this species is brown, with a dark-edged pale band across the middle, and suffusing to reddish with white ticks along the costa. The hindwings are pale brown with broad dark brown margins. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Descriptions of new Syntomidae and Arctiadae,
Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 8, Volume 18 (1916), pp. 362-363, No. 9k.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 186.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Lepidoptera,
Annals of the Queensland Museum,
Volume 10 (1911), p. 121.
(updated 29 October 2012, 14 December 2013)