(previously known as Balanotis mnesibrya)
EPIPASCHIINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Namadgi National Park, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has forewings that have a pattern of areas in shades of brown separated by dark zizag lines, with with some dark spots. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
This species has been found in Australia in:
Further reading :
On the classification of Australian Pyralidina,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1884, p. 71, No. 11.
(written 6 February 2019, updated 7 January 2021)