GELECHIINAE, GELECHIIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have cream forewings each with a broad black stripe from base to margin. The hindwings are white. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera: XVIII: Gelechiadae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 29 (1904), p. 307, No. 81.
(written 15 January 2013)