(previously known as Xysmatodoma characota)
(Photo: courtesy of Cathy Powers, Brisbane Ranges, Victoria)
The adult has black forewings, each with four irregular white bands. The hindwings are off-white. The moth has a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera II,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 7, Part 4 (1893), p. 504, No. 32.
(written 24 January 2017, updated 15 August 2019)