Glyphodes pulverulentalis Hampson, 1896
SPILOMELINAE,   CRAMBIDAE,   PYRALOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(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

  • China,
  • New Guinea,

    and in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    George Francis Hampson,
    The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma,
    Volume 4 (1896), p. 353, No. 5032.


    previous
    back
    caterpillar
    Australian
    Australian Butterflies
    butterflies
    Australian
    home
    caterpillars
    Australian
    Australian Moths
    moths
    next
    next
    caterpillar

    (updated 28 March 2015)