PHYLLOCNISTINAE, GRACILLARIIDAE, GRACILLARIOIDEA
(Specimen: courtesy of the The Australian Museum)
This moth has white wings, with brown markings on each forewing, and a big fringe at the back of each hindwing. The moth has a wingspan of about 0.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera: III: Tineina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 5, Part 2 (1880), p. 174.
(updated 7 October 2001)