(formerly known as Palparia eonephella)
OECOPHORINAE , OECOPHORIDAE , GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths have brown forewings with some dark spots. The hindwings are brown.
The species has been found in Australia, in :
This species is probably not a member of the Wingia genus as it has inconsistent anatomical details.
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Oecophorine Genera of Australia I: The Wingia Group (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae)
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 3,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1994, pp. 245, 371.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. VIII. Oecophoriidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 7, Part 4 (1883), p. 432.
(written 23 October 2014, updated 10 January 2015)