Cryptoblabes plagioleuca Turner, 1904
(one synonym : Eurhodope ardescens Meyrick, 1929)
PHYCITINAE ,   PYRALIDAE ,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)

The adult moths are brown with a white band across the middle of each forewing. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in

  • Queensland.


    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. 150.


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    (written 15 October 2001, updated 1 September 2012)