(formerly known as Epischnia neurophorella)
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species is off-white. The head and thorax and forewings each have dark stripes. The forewings each have elevated patches of scales. The hindwings are darken twoard the wing-tips. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera. II. Crambites,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 4, Number 2 (1879), pp. 232-233.
(written 2 June 2019, updated 31 July 2021)