(previously known as Botys artificalis)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has dark brown wings each with a pattern of pale splotches. The moth has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Pyralidinen,
Wiener Entomologische Monatschrift,
Volume 7, Part 11 (1863), p. 463, No. 34.
(written 26 January 2013)