PYRAUSTINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The moths of this species have pale yellow forewings each with a dark brown line along the costa, and a large dark brown Roman numeral XI on the wing (or IX on the other wing). The hindwings each are pale yellow with a prominent dark brown curved band across each wing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
The Lepidoptera of Ebor Scrub, N.S.W.,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 39 (1914), pp. 551-552.
(written 6 March 2019)