(previously known as Tinea annosella)
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Lakes Entrance, Victoria)
The male adult moth has grey forewings, each with lots of short black zigzag lines which concentrate in one area to form a vague dark transverse band. The hindwings are vaguely speckled pale grey. The moth has a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera Heterocera,
E.W. Janson, London, 1869, pp. 83-84.
(writen 24 January 2017, updated 20 Fenruary 2021)