(one synonym : Blechrophanes crocoptila Turner, 1937)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Bart Hacobian, Iron Range, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have three broad bands of shades of yellow on each wing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species occurs in
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
George F. Hampson,
On new Thyrididae and Pyralidae,
Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 7, Volume 17 (1906), pp. 212-213, No. 3.
(updated 17 March 2012, 23 June 2018)