(formerly known as Tinea tetropa)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The forewings of the adult moth of this species are brown, each with a pale yellow stripe along the hind-margin, and two large white spots on the costa. The hindwings are white with darkish wing-tips. The head is white, and the thorax brown with a white stripe. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera XVI Tineidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 7, Part 4 (1892), p. 541, No. 90.
(written 22 April 2019)