(one synonym : Etiella flavofasciella Inoue, 1959)
PHYCITINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
This adult moth has reddish-brown forewings, each with a transverse yellow band. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
Émile Louis Ragonot,
Nouveaux genres et espèces de Phycitidae et Galleriidae,
Paris (1888), p. 27.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 188.
(updated 5 June 2013)