(previously known as Astura ersealis)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is pale yellow, with black dots all over it. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 19 (1859), pp. 980-981, ref. 549.
(updated 17 March 2012)