(formerly known as Nemotois brachypetala)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have reddish-brown forewings, each with a yellow base, and a dark brown band across the middle. The hindwings are grey-brown. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.3 cms. Their antennae are nearly twice as long as the wings.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Lepidoptera Heterocera (Tineae) Fam. Adelidae,
Volume 133 (1912), p. 6, No. 28, Footnote 2.
(written 16 March 2019)