(formerly known as Porina sphragidias)
(Photo: courtesy of Elaine McDonald, Nicholls Rivulet, Tasmania)
The adult moths of this species have chocolate-brown forewings. each with a variable patchy pattern including reddish curly lines.
The hindwings are brown with obscure markings which are clearer near the costas. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. III,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 4, Part 4 (1890), pp. 1123-1124, No. 9.
(written 1 July 2019)