(formerly known as Helcystogramma iridosoma)
DICHOMERIDINAE, GELECHIIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have dark brown forewings each with some white diagonal lines and some variable pale brown areas, and a broad pale brown marginal band containing dark brown lines. The hindwings are brown with dark veins and a white crescent around each wingtip. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Volume 2, Part 5 (1918), pp. 144-145.
(written 23 September 2018)