COSSINAE, COSSIDAE, COSSOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Leuba Ridgway, Dandenong Ranges, Victoria)
The adult moths of this species have grey wings, with a network of incomplete curved dark lines across each forewing. At rest the moths wrap their wings around their body. There is a double grey tuft tipped with black on the thorax. The wingspan is about 5 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. 12.
(written 25 December 2016, updated 5 November 2020)