Doleromima hypoxantha (Lower, 1897)
(previously known as Oecophora hypoxantha)
DEPRESSARIIDAE,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Doleromima hypoxantha
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Blackheath, New South Wales)

The adult moth of this species has brown forewings with a few black dots. The hindwings are yellow with brown edges. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species has been found in:

  • New South Wales,
  • Victoria, and
  • Tasmania.


    Further reading :

    Oswald B. Lower,
    New Australian Lepidoptera,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 22 (1897), p. 269.


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    (updated 30 May 2010)