Ardozyga galactopa (Meyrick, 1916)
(one synonym: Protolechia blacica Turner, 1919)
GELECHIIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Ardozyga galactopa
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)

The adult moths have dark brown forewings, with a broad white subterminal band. The hindwings are white with dark veins. The head and thorax are white. The wingspan is about 1 cm.

The species is found in Australia in

  • Northern Territory, and
  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Exotic Microlepideoptera,
    Volume 1, Part 19 (1916), p. 590.


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    (updated 12 January 2013)