AUTOSTICHINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The Caterpillars of this species have been reported to feed by boring into the branches of
The adult moths have brown patchy forewings. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The wingspan is variable, usually between 2 and 4 cms.
The species has been found in:
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new genera and species of Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 239.
(written 21 December 2018)