(one synonym : Glyphipteryx tripselia Meyrick, 1907)
(Photo : courtesy of Elaine McDonald, Nicholls Rivulet, Tasmania)
The adult moths of this species have metallic brown forewings, each crossed by several incomplete black-edged white chevrons in the marginal half, and with a prominent black spot at the wing-tip. The hindwings are fawn. The wingspan is about 0.8 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera. IV. Tineina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 5, Number 2 (1880), pp. 242-243.
(written 21 July 2019)