(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.
Marianne Horak and Furumi Komai,
Olethreutine Moths of Australia: (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Series, Volume 10,
CSIRO Publishing, 2006.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 212.
(updated 12 February 2010)