(formerly known as Protolechia chionoprora)
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Swallow Lagoon Nature Conservation Reserve, Victoria)
The adult moths of this species have five variable long streaks on the forewings, alternating dark and pale brown with white and yellow. The hindwings are a shiny pale brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New and little known Tasmanian Lepidoptera, Part II,
courtesy of the
Library Open Repository, University of Tasmania Library,
Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania,
1926, p. 138.
(written 11 January 2017, updated 17 October 2018)