(one synonym : Eurhodope ardescens Meyrick, 1929)
PHYCITINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Dianne Clarke, Maleny, Queensland)
The adult moths have brown forewings, each with red veins, and a vague white submarginal band, and a clearer white band across the middle. The hindwings are translucent with dark brown veins. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found 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. 150.
(written 15 October 2001, updated 1 September 2012, 21 May 2020)