COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths have black forewings with bold pale yellow bands and patches. The hindwings are brown. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. Oecophoridae. I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 57 (1932), p. 269, No. 22.
(written 11 October 2014, updated 20 January 2021)