OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have grey forewings each with dark lines and a dark spot. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
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. 55-59.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera: Part XII.,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 9, Part 43 (1884), p. 1049.
(updated 17 May 2009, 22 October 2018, 11 December 2020)