(previously known as Nannomorpha alychnopa)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is pale brown, with some dark-edged pale zigzag lines on each wing. The forewings also often each have a central dark spot. The moth has a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.
The species occurs 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), pp. 80-81.
(written 2 February 2013)