(formerly known as Glyphipteryx pyristacta)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings, each with a narrow silver margin and silver lines across parts of each wing, and a large pale yellow triangle on the hind margin. The hindwings are dark brown shading to yellow at the bases. The wingspan is about 1.3 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Studies in Australian Microlepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 38 (1913), p. 213.
(written 22 November 2018, updated 19 April 2021)