Aproaerema isoscelixantha (Lower, 1897)
(formerly known as Gelechia isoscelixantha)
ANACAMPSINAE ,   GELECHIIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Mirboo North, Victoria)

The adult moths have black speckled forewings each with some small white marks including one near the wingtip. The hindwings are fawn. The wingspan is about 1 cm.

The species has been found in Australia in

  • New South Wales, and
  • Victoria.


    Further reading :

    Oswald B. Lower,
    New Australian Lepidoptera,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 22 (1897), p. 272.


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    (written 21 March 2008, updated 1 April 2013)