(one synonym : Macrobathra argonota Meyrick, 1886)
COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths have black forewings with bold white bands and patches. The hindwings are brown.
The species has been recorded in
Further reading :
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 29 (1864), p. 643, No. 351.
(written 7 October 2014, updated 6 June 2021)