(previously known as Eulechria chorodoxa)
OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
This adult moth has grey or brown forewings, each with vague rows of black spots. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in eastern Australia, including:
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Oecophorine Genera of Australia II: The Chezala, Philobota and Eulechria groups (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 5,
CSIRO Publishing, 1997, pp. 171, 178-181.
Volume 2, Part 12 (1920), p. 372.
(updated 1 November 2012, 21 October 2018, 22 January 2021)