Heliocosma exoeca Meyrick, 1910
HELIOCOSMA Group ,   TORTRICOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Heliocosma exoeca
(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.

The species occurs in eastern Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Revision of Australian Tortricina,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 35 (1910), p. 160, No. 29.


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    (written 30 December 2012)