STATHMOPODINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have yellow forewings each with a dark brown stripe along the basal half of the costa, a brown patch along the margin, and two brown patches on the hind-margin. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera XVII Elachistidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 22 (1897), pp. 328-329, No. 60.
(written 29 June 2019)