Macna pomalis

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Macna pomalis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Macna
Species: M. pomalis
Binomial name
Macna pomalis
Walker, [1859]
Synonyms
  • Goossensia prasinalis Ragonot, 1891
  • Macna prasinalis

Macna pomalis is a species of snout moth in the genus Macna.[1] It was described by Walker in 1859. It is found in Bhutan, Malacca and Singapore.

Adults are bright apple-green. The forewings have an indistinct fine waved rufous antemedial line and indistinct fine dentate postmedial and submarginal lines, the former with a white-centred spot and the latter with a black spot. The hindwings have a slight pinkish tinge.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GlobIZ search". Global Information System on Pyraloidea. Retrieved 2011-09-29. 
  2. ^ George F. (George Francis) Hampson; Moths (Volume 4)