OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Baw Baw, Victoria)
The moths of this species have off-white forewings, each with splodges of light and dark brown. The hindwings are off-white shading to brown at the wingtips. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in Australia 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, p. 164.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae IV,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 60 (1935), p. 323.
(written 14 January 2017, updated 22 August 2021)