(one synonym : Oecophora nexella Walker, 1864)
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is white with each forewing having four prominent black dots in the middle, and three more at the tornus. The moths have a wingspan about 4 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Cryptophasa byssinopis, Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Thursday, September 16, 2010.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 217.
(created 23 August 2008, updated 31 January 2012)