HELIOCOSMA Group, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have silvery white forewings with a number of brown lines and patches of raised brown scales. The hindwings are silvery white. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
This species has been found in
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Tortricina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 35 (1910), p. 160, No. 29.
(written 30 December 2012, updated 17 March 2018, 30 July 2019)