SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Harold McQueen, Goodna, Queensland)
The adult moth has pale brown wings, with dark markings. The antennae of the males in this genus each have a sharp bend with a spur at the bend. The body is brown with a white band on the abdomen. The moth has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in:
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera of the families Noctuidae and Pyralidae,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 32 (1908), p. 90.
(written 29 January 2013, 17 December 2015)