(previously known as Thliptoceras androstigmata)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have wings that are brown with yellow margins. Each forewing has a number of white spots. he wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species occurs in
and also in Australia in:
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
Descriptions of new Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae,
Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 9, Volume 1 (1918), pp. 279-280, No. 3a.
(updated 19 March 2012)