(previously known as Xyleutes mackeri)
ZEUZERINAE, COSSIDAE, COSSOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Bernd Krüger)
The adult moths of this species have fawn wings, with white speckles.
The wings have variable light and dark streaks, and rusty-brown veins.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Faune Entomologique d'Australie,
Etudes de Lépidoptérologie Comparée,
Volume 11, 1916, pp. 49-50, and also Plate 22, figs 14-15.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 24.
(updated 5 February 2010, 234 May 2021)