(previously known as Myelois subarcuella)
PHYCITINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The moth has brown forewings with a ragged white stripe along each costa. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the edges. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera: I: Crambites,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 3, Part 3 (1879), pp. 211-212.
(updated 24 August 2012)