(previously known as Porthesia galactopis)
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
This adult moth has an dark brown hairy body. The wings are white, with light brown veins and leading edge to the forewings. It has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 176.
(updated 13 October 2001, 31 October 2014)