Lecithocera cyamitis (Meyrick, 1904)
(previously known as Macrotoma cyamitis)
LECITHOCERIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species are pale brown with two dark spots near the middle of each forewing. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.

The species is found in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera. XVIII,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 29 (1904), p. 407, No. 231.


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    (updated 9 September 2008)