(also known as Anarsia cyrtopleura)
CHELARIINAE, GELECHIIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have grey-brown forewings with dark markings. The hindwings are pale brown with dark veins. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been reported in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
The Australian Gelechianae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 31 (1919), pp. 165-166.
(written 14 January 2013)