Pyralid Moths 
Figs Pyralid Moth
Yellow-brown Pyralid Moth
Yellow-red Pyralid Moth
Gragaloo Pyralid Moth
Grass Caterpillar
Brown-yellow Pyralid Moth
Beet Webworm 
Tree Lucerne Moth 
Bird-Dropping Pyralid Moth 


Grass Pyralid Moths - Subfamily Crambinae

Family Crambidae

This page contains pictures and information about Grass Pyralid Moths in subfamily Crambinae that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.
Moths in this subfamily rest with their wings folded over the abdomen. Caterpillars in this subfamily feed on grasses and sedges. 

Crambin Moth
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? sp., body length 10mm 

1. A Guide to Australian Moths - Paul Zborowski, Ted Edwards, CSIRO PUBLISHING, 2007, p130.
2. Some photos of moths in CRAMBINAE in Australia - Don Herbison-Evans & Stella Crossley, 2011.  


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Last updated: August 20, 2011.