(previously known as Eulechria icmaea)
OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have pale brown forewings with dark patches. The hindwings are brown, fading towards the bases. The wingspan is about 2 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, pp. 133-134, 136-137, 140.
Volume 1, Part 10 (1915), p. 299.
(written 11 November 2012, updated 14 September 2018)