(previously : Ceroprepes mniaropis)
PYRALINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths have forewings that each has a green and brown pattern, and a pair of black zigzag lines across the the middle and a brown patch near the wing-tip bounded by a pink zigzag line. The hindwings are off-white. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in :
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
A preliminary revision of the Australian Thyrididae and Pyralidae: Part I,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 18 (1904), p. 151.
(updated 13 February 2011, 21 December 2017, 3 July 2020)