(previously known as Xysmatodoma heliochares)
(Photo: copyright of Brett and Marie Smith, Ellura Sanctuary, South Australia)
The adult of this species is speckled grey, with vague markings including a paler grey oblique band on each forewing. The moth has a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
as well as in Australia 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 (1893), pp. 498, No. 21.
(updated 4 August 2007, 8 April 2014, 20 June 2020)