OPOSTEGIDAE of Australia
White Eyecap Moths
NEPTICULOIDEA
 

  
OPOSTEGIDAE

moths
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

This family has been little studied in Australia. The Caterpillars that are known overseas are stem borers. The 18 named species in this family in Australia are:

  • Opostega arthrota
    Opostega atypa
  • Opostega basilissa
  • Opostega brithys
  • Opostega chalcoplethes
  • Opostega chalinias
  • Opostega chordacta
  • Opostega diorthota
  • Opostega horaria
  • Opostega luticilia
  • Opostega monotypa
  • Opostega nubifera
  • Opostega orestias
  • Opostega phaeospila
    Opostega scoliozona
    Opostega stiriella
  • Opostega xenodoxa

    Opostegoides gephyraea

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    (updated 31 May 2014, 25 JUne 2017)