(one synonym: Ethmia hilarella Turner, 1898)
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have pale grey forewings, with a satin sheen to them, with a pattern of black dots. The hindwings are yellow with black tips. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species occurs across Asia, including:
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Malayan Micro-Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London,
1910, pp. 460-461.
(written 1 April 2003, updated 31 May 2010, 11 October 2013, 19 March 2018)