(previously known as Dichocrocis infundibulalis)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is brown with some big dark-edged pale yellow spots along the costa of each forewing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
This species is found in
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 48.
Pieter Cornelius Tobias Snellen,
Natuurlijke Historie. Achtse afdeeling. Lepidoptera,
in P.J. Veth : Midden Sumatra,
Volume 4 (1882), Part 8, p. 64, No. 13 and also Plate 5, fig. 5.
(updated 19 March 2012, 18 September 2015)