Scoparia ithyntis Turner, 1922
SCOPARIINI,   SCOPARIINAE,   CRAMBIDAE,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Scoparia ithyntis
(Photo: courtesy of Cathy Powers, Near Balliang, Victoria)

The adult moths of this species are white with a pattern of brown marks on each forewing, showing a pale mark-free line from the wingtip to the inner margin. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been caught in

  • New South Wales, and
  • Victoria.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Studies in Australian Lepidoptera,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria,
    Volume 35 (1922), p. 52.


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    (written 28 December 2016)