OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The moths of this species have a vague pattern of light and dark brown on each forewing, including some dark spots, and a short dark streak from the base. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.7 cms.
The species is found in Australia, including:
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. 197-198.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of the Australian Lepidoptera. Oecophoridae. XII,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 69 (1944), p. 267, No. 1806.
(written 8 December 2018)