(formerly known as Gracilaria irrorata)
GRACILLARIINAE, GRACILLARIIDAE, GRACILLARIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Katarina Christenson, Melba, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings with four variable irregular or broken brown-speckled white bars across each one. The hindwings are pale brown and very narrow, with an extensive plume of hairs along the hind margin. The wingspan is about 7 mms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
Descriptions of Micro-lepidoptera from Moreton Bay,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 18 (1894), p. 124.
(written 8 February 2021)