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Eudonia colpota
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Scientific classification
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Eudonia
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E. colpota
Binomial name
Eudonia colpota
(Meyrick, 1888)
Synonyms
  • Scoparia colpota Meyrick, 1888

Eudonia colpota is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was described by Edward Meyrick in 1888. It is endemic to New Zealand.

The wingspan is 17–18 mm. The forewings are ochreous-brown in the basal three-fifths, and the terminal two-fifths is light-grey. The hindwings are very pale whitish-grey, with a darker grey postmedian line and hindmargin. Adults have been recorded on wing in January.

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