STATHMOPODINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Nick Lambert, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales)
The adult moths of this species have dark brown forewings, each crossed by two broad white bands. The hindwings are pale brown, darkening towards the margins. The head is dark brown, and the thorax is white. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Micro-lepidoptera — mostly from Queensland,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 24 (1900), p. 23.
(written 15 December 2019)