(Photo: copyright of Brett and Marie Smith, at Ellura Sanctuary, South Australia)
This adult moth has brown forewings, each with a vague incomplete split orangish stripe, and a wide scattering of dark dots, including a series of four dark dots along the hind margin. The hindwings are grey, becoming brown towards the wingtips. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera XVII Elachistidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22 (1897), p. 431, No. 253.
(written 16 April 2017, updated 12 April 2022)