COSSINAE, COSSIDAE, COSSOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Cathy Powers, Brisbane Ranges, Victoria)
The adult moths have grey forewings, each with a tracery of dark lines which knot in the middle to make a dark spot. The hindwings are plain grey. The grey head has a white and black collars. The wingspan of the males is about 5 cms. The wingspan of the females is about 7 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
Axel Kallies & Douglas J. Hilton,
Revision of Cossinae and small Zeuzerinae from Australia (Lepidoptera: Cossidae),
3454 (2012), p. 22.
(written 3 February 2017, updated 3 March 2018, 23 May 2021)