(one synonym : Xyleutes diaplecta Turner, 1945)
ZEUZERINAE, COSSIDAE, COSSOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Duncan Fraser, Gippsland, Victoria)
The adult moths of this species have patchy grey wings, each with a white area along the costa. The head and the sides of the thorax are covered in long grey scales.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
Descriptions of Queensland Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 13 (1898), p. 63.
(written 27 October 2014, updated 7 November 2018)