(one synonym : Pyrausta diplosticta Turner, 1908)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Morwell National Park, Victoria)
The adult moths of this species are brown, with some sinuous dark lines and a dark-edged white spot on each forewing, and some indistinct dark spots on each hindwing. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species occurs in :
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 26 (1901), p. 669.
(written 3 February 2017)