SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Koch, Flinders Ranges, South Australia)
The adult moth of this species is yellow with three black stripes across each fore wing, and one across each hind wing. It has a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in:
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, pl. 9.35, p. 357.
On the classification of Australian Pyralidina,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1884, p. 334.
(updated 23 August 2004, 12 May 2018, 3 December 2020)