Pseudosesia isozona (Meyrick, 1886)
(formerly known as Sesia isozona)
SESIINAE,   SESIIDAE,   SESIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Pseudosesia isozona
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The adult moths of this species have transparent wings with narrow black margins. The veins have some gold edges. The abdomen has alternate black and rusty-brown bands. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species occurs in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. I,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Series 2, Volume 1 (1886), p. 689, No. 1.


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    (written 29 June 2019)