Leucoptera plagiomitra Turner, 1923
LYONETIIDAE ,   YPONOMEUTOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Specimen: courtesy of the The Australian Museum)

The adult moths of this species are white with some dark brown markings including a diagonal bar on each forewing. The wingspan is about 0.8 cms.

The moth has been caught in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Australian Microlepidoptera,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 47 (1923), pp. 176-177.


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    (updated 13 October 2001)