OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The moths of this species have yellow forewings, each with four ragged orange bands, each band with a brown centre. The hindwings are off-white, darkening toward the wing-tips. The head is yellow, the thorax orange, and the abdomen grey. The wingspan is about 1.2 cms.
The species is found in Australia, including:
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Micro-lepidoptera — mostly from Queensland,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 24 (1900), p. 15.
(written 25 April 2019)