(one synonym : Scoparia pusilla Rosenstock, 1885)
SCOPARIINI, SCOPARIINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Melbourne, Victoria)
The adult moths of this species are dark brown with three cream coloured bands across each forewing. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been caught in
Further reading :
Descriptions of New Zealand Micro-Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the New Zealand Institute,
Volume 17, 1885, p. 89, No. 28.
(updated 18 December 2010, 18 December 2020)