PYRAUSTINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moth is pale brown, with a submarginal arc of dark dots and sometimes a central dark splodge on each forewing. The hindwings fade toward the bases. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in Australia in:
On the Classification of the Australian Pyralidina,
Transactions of The Entomological Society of London,
1885, Part 4, pp. 445-446.
Hari Sutrisno and Marianne Horak,
Revision of the Australian species of Hyalobathra Meyrick (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Crambidae: Pyraustinae) based on adult morphology and with description of a new species,
Australian Journal of Entomology,
Volume 42, Issue 3 (August 2003), pp 233–248.
(written 4 April 2013, updated 14 July 2018)