SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The moth of this species has translucent white wings, each with a pattern of brown bands edged in dark brown. The moths appear to be on the wing in the wet season.
The species has been found across south-east Asia, including
and in Australia in
Further reading :
George Francis Hampson,
in W.T. Blandford (ed.):
The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma
Volume 4 (1896), p. 353, No. 5032.
(updated 28 March 2015)