(previously known as Opsitycha delotypa)
OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Daltons Bridge, Victoria)
The forewings of the adult moth of this species have white forewings, each with a variable dark brown markings, including a dark brown basal area, and two dark brown triangles on the costa. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Oecophorine Genera of Australia III: The Barea Group and Unplaced Genera (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 8,
CSIRO Publishing, 2000, pp. 302, 304-305, 434.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera Oecophoridae X,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 66 (1941), p. 401, No. 1320.
(written 31 January 2017)