ETHMIIDAE in Australia
Black-spotted Moths
GELECHIOIDEA

  
ETHMIIDAE

caterpillar
  
ETHMIIDAE

moths
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Here we treat this as a separate family as per Nielsen, Edwards and Rangsi, although others have included it as a subfamily of OECOPHORIDAE or of ELACHISTIDAE. The 14 named Australian species in ETHMIIDAE are:

Ethmia anthracopis
Ethmia clytodoxa
Ethmia eupostica
Ethmia heliomela

  • Ethmia hemadelpha
    Ethmia heptasema
    Ethmia nigroapicella
    Ethmia postica
    Ethmia praeclara
  • Ethmia pseustis
    Ethmia sphaerosticha
    Ethmia sporadica
  • Ethmia thoraea
  • Ethmia virilisca

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    (updated 31 May 2014, 8 July 2016)