SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has translucent wings with brown-edged spots, and a rusty brown costa to each forewing.
The species is found in:
Further reading :
Revision of the genus Palpita Hübner (Crambidae, Pyraustinae) from the eastern Palaearctic, Oriental and Australian regions, Part 2: Group B,
Volume 15 (1997) p. 135, figs. 176, 177.
(updated 19 March 2012)