COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have black 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)