(also known as Dichomeris siderosema)
GELECHIINAE, GELECHIIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have off-white forewings each with several brown spots and bands. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
A preliminary revision of the Australian Thyrididae and Pyralidae: Part I,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 31 (1919), pp. 166-167.
(written 15 January 2013, updated 29 March 2019)