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)