COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have dark brown forewings crossed by bold white bands and patches. The hindwings are brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
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. 270-271, No 49.
(written 3 February 2013, updated 25 May 2021)