Lemon Bud Moth
PRAYDINAE, YPONOMEUTIDAE, YPONOMEUTOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
These Caterpillars are a pest on:
The adult moths are fawn with brown markings, and have a wingspan of about 1 cm.
The species occurs in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 21.5, pp. 203-204.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Microlepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 47 (1923), p. 168.
(updated 31 March 2013)