Zatrichodes horrifica Meyrick, 1922
STATHMOPODINAE ,   OECOPHORIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of David Rentz, Kuranda, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species have brown forewings with pale patches. The hindwing margins and the legs are heavily fringed with hairs. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in:

  • Northern Territory, and
  • Queensland.


    Further reading:

    Edward Meyrick,
    Exotic Microlepidoptera,
    Volume 2, Part 16 (1922), p. 512.


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    (updated 21 April 2011, 18 January 2015)