EPIPASCHIINAE, PYRALIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The moth has patchy brown forewings, each with a broad vague reddish band across the middle, and a recurved costa and margin at the wingtip. The hindwings are reddish brown, shading darker at the hindmargin. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 48 (1937), p. 72.
(written 20 January 2019)