(one synonym : Striglina rufescens Whalley, 1976)
STRIGLININAE, THYRIDIDAE, THYRIDOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are brown, with a variable often dotted dark line across each of the wings. The forewings also often each have some black fringes along margin. The forewing tips are recurved. The moth often sits with rolling folds in its wings, distorting the outline. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
Descriptions of Queensland Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 13 (1898), p. 81.
(written 11 October 2014, updated 31 August 2020)