GALLERIINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
Bart Hacobian & Stella Crossley
The Caterpillars of this species are often found under the bark of :
The adults have rather boring pinkish brown forewings, each sometimes with a vague broad slightly dark transverse band, or just the faint dark lines where the band boundaries would be. The hindwings are a uniform pale brown. The moths have a wing span of about 2 cms.
The species may be found in the southern half of Australia, including
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 53.8, p. 348.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 7, Part 2 (1882), p. 172.
(updated 22 June 2010, 30 August 2019 19 November 2020, 3 February 2022)