Supriya Ghosh

Schoenobius immeritalis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Crambidae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Schoenobius

Schoenobius immeritalis is a moth in the Crambidae family. It was described by Walker in 1859. It is found in Sri Lanka and China (Fujian).

Description

Wingspan of male is 14-20mm and female is 14-28mm. Palpi with second joint about twice the length of head. Male bright ochreous yellow colored. Hind wings paler. Female straw colored with fulvous anal tuft and whitish hind wings.

References

Schoenobius immeritalis Wikipedia


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