OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Churchill, Victoria)
The moths of this species are pale brown with a number of black spots on each forewing, and dark margins to all the wings. The wingspan is about 1.2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in :
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Oecophorine Genera of Australia II: The Chezala, Philobota and Eulechria groups (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 5,
CSIRO Publishing, 1997, 387-388.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae VIII,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 64 (1939), p. 66, No. 971.
(written 12 January 2017, updated 21 October 2018, 8 November 2019, 25 October 2020)