(erroneously : Rhadinoscolops koenigana)
ENARMONIINI , OLETHREUTINAE , TORTRICIDAE , TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
These caterpillars are an occasional pest on:
The adult moth of this species has yellow forewings, each with a broad brown margin, and are covered in irregular bright orange lines and spots.
The species occurs in south-east Asia, including:
and in Australia in:
Further reading :
Johan Christian Fabricius,
Historiae Natvralis Favtoribvs,
Flensburgi et Lipsiae (1775), p. 653, No. 47.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 212.
(updated 12 February 2010)