OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Nick Lambert, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales)
The forewings of the adult moths of this species are black or dark brown with pale markings including a prominent irregular white spot near the middle. Each hindwings is dark brown with two pale patches. The abdomen is dark brown with two pale bands. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera VIII Oecophoridae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 8, Number 3 (1883), pp. 335-336, No. 123.
(written 5 September 2021)