(previously known as Parotis tricoloralis)
SPILOMELINAE, CRAMBIDAE, PYRALOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has wings that are white with diffuse pale green patches. A brown line extends around the edge of each wing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in
and also in Australia in:
Further reading :
Beiträge zur Lepidopteren-fauna des Malayischen Archipels V,
Jahrbücher des Nassauischen Vereins für Naturkunde,
Volume 41 (1888), pp. 190-191, No. 610.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 45.
(updated 29 April 2011, 6 April 2016, 13 February 2019)