(one synonym : Glyphipteryx tripselia Meyrick, 1907)
(Photo : courtesy of Elaine McDonald, Pipeclay Lagoon, Tasmania)
The adult moths of this species have dark metallic brown forewings, each with white markings including several largeish nearly triangular white patches. Each forewing is finely ridged. The hindwings are brown, shading paler toward the hind-margins. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Microlepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 38 (1913), pp. 217-218.
(written 8 October 2019, updated 17 October 2019)