(one synonym : Bocchoris xanthialis Hampson, 1898)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth of this species is yellow, with branched dark brown sinuous lines over each wing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
On some Lepidoptera from New Guinea,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1889, p. 517, No. 157.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 37.
(updated 20 May 2008)