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Orocrambus catacaustus
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O. catacaustus
Binomial name
Orocrambus catacaustus
(Meyrick, 1885)
Synonyms
  • Crambus catacaustus Meyrick, 1885
  • Orocrambus pervius Meyrick, 1912

Orocrambus catacaustus is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was described by Edward Meyrick in 1885. This species is endemic to New Zealand. It has been recorded from the South Island. The habitat consists of bogs.

The wingspan is 21–27 mm. Adults have been recorded on wing from December to March.

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