(one synonym : Lygropia chryselectra, Lower, 1903)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale brown with a subtle pattern of darker jagged lines across the wings. The edges of the wings have gold fringes. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
On the classification of Australian Pyralidina,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1884, p. 311.
(updated 18 March 2012)