(previously known as Pyralis polygraphalis)
SICULODINI, SICULODINAE, THYRIDIDAE, THYRIDOIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moths of this species are white, with several broken brown lines across each wing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 209.
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera (polygraphalis),
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 34, Supplement 4 (1866), p. 1240.
(created 22 January 2012, revised 28 January 2012)