SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are white, with broad black margins to each wing. The forewings each have a black line along the costa, and the hindwings each have a black spot on the costa. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Pyralidinen,
Wiener Entomologische Monatschrift,
Volume 7, Part 11 (1863), p. 478, No. 97.
(updated 17 March 2012)