Rhadinophylla siderosema Turner, 1919
(also known as Dichomeris siderosema)
GELECHIINAE ,   GELECHIIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(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

  • Queensland.


    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.


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    (written 15 January 2013)