GELECHIINAE, GELECHIIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have grey-brown forewings each with several dark spots. The hindwings a pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.3 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Dalibor F. Povolný,
Three new species of the genus Australiopalpa gen. n. from Australia (Lepidoptera, Gelechiidae),
Acta Entomologica Bohemoslovaca,
Volume 71 (1974) p. 43.
(written 29 March 2019)