(formerly known as Cosmopteryx macrula)
COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths have dark brown forewings, each with some white lines and a white-edged gold patch near the middle. The hindwings are brown. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. I,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22, Part 2 (1897), pp. 339-340, No. 81.
(written 8 October 2014, updated 21 July 2019)