(one synonym : Glyphipteryx brachyaula Meyrick, 1907)
(Photo: courtesy of Elaine McDonald, Nicholls Rivulet, Tasmania)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, each with a short white streak from the base, and about five broken dark-edged white transverse lines, and also a submarginal group of short parallel black bars. The hindwings are plain brown. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Lepidoptera, No. XXII,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 29 (1905), p. 112.
Descriptions of Australasian Micro-lepidoptera. XIX. Plutellidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 32 (1907), pp. 127-128, No. 254.
(written 5 July 2019)