(previously known as Saroptila platysara)
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The forewings of the adult moth are brown, and each has some white spots, and an orange spot near the middle. The moth has a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 53 (1929), p. 305.
(updated 5 August 2012)