(one synonym : Amblyptilia seeboldi Hofmann, 1898)
PTEROPHORINAE, PTEROPHORIDAE, PTEROPHORIOIDEA
Debbie Matthews & Stella Crossley
The Caterpillars of this species have been reported feeding on a variety of plants, including :
The adult moth has a wingspan between 1 and 2 cms.
The species has been found around the world, in
and in Australia, the species has been found in
Further reading :
Rudolf Felder & Alois Friedrich Rogenhofer,
Zoologischer Theil: Lepidoptera,
Reise der Österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde,
Band 2, Abtheilung 2 (5) (1875), list of Plate 140, and also Plate 140, No. 54.
(updated 31 October 2012, 25 July 2018, 1 January 2021)