(formerly known as Limnoecia scoliosema)
COSMOPTERIGINAE, COSMOPTERIGIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Cathy Powers, Ocean Grove Nature Reserve, Victoria)
These adult moths are black with a white head, and with three white bands on each forewing. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera XVII Elachistidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22 (1897), p. 366, No. 126.
(written 25 January 2017)