(one synonym: Doratiphora aspidophora Lower, 1902)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has forewings that are brown, each with a faint pale diagonal line across the middle, and a dark patch by the wingtip. The male moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms. The female moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been caught in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 190.
(written 31 October 2018, updated 13 March 2021)