Agriophara plagiosema Turner, 1898
STENOMATINAE ,   OECOPHORIDAE ,   GELECHIOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Agriophara plagiosema
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species of this species are grey with dark speckles and a dark arc on each forewing. The hindwings are pale grey. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in:

  • Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading:

    Alfred Jefferis Turner,
    The Xyloryctidae of Queensland,
    Annals of the Queensland Museum,,
    Volume 4 (1898), p. 32, No. 98.


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    (written 13 October 2014, updated 10 January 2015)