(previously known as Notarcha erixantha)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth is bright yellow, with black zig-zag lines across the wings, and a black dot and dash near the middle of each forewing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in:
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Lepidoptera from the South Pacific,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1886, pp. 258-259, No. 110.
(updated 26 August 2011, 6 April 2016)