(previously known as Stericta aleuropa)
SCOPARIINI, SCOPARIINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have white forewings, with dark brown markings. The hindwings are pale brown fading to white at the bases. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been caught in :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of New Australian Noctuina, etc,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 27 (1903), pp. 59-60.
(written 21 January 2013)