Epimimastis tegminata Meyrick, 1916
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 orangey-brown forewings with black markings, especially along the margins. The hindwings are pale brown with dark veins. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been reported in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

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


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    (written 14 January 2013)