(formerly known as Pyroderces leucombra)
COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings each with some white lines along the wing, and a black spot on the margin. The hindwings are plain brown. The moths have a wingspan of about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVII. Elachistidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22 (1897), p. 345, No. 87.
(written 12 November 2018)