(formerly known as Gelechia decaspila)
(Photo: courtesy of Katarina Christenson, Melba, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have off-white forewings each with several dark brown markings near the middle, along the costa, the hind margin, and along the margin. The hindwings are off-white, darkening to pale brown at the wing-tips. The wingspan is about 1.2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 24 (1899), pp. 99-100.
(written 1 April 2021, updated 3 February 2022)