(one synonym : Philobota ceratochroa Turner, 1917)
OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species of have yellow forewings with brown squiggles and dots on each one. The hindwings are grey-brown.
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. 210, 219-223.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera: Part XI,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 9, Part 3 (1884), pp. 785-786.
(written 13 October 2014, updated 18 January 2015)