(previously known as Comodica citrinopa)
ERECHTHIINAE, TINEIDAE, TINEOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has white forewings, each with yellow markings. The head has a tuft of white and yellow hairs. The moth has a wingspan of about 1.3 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Lepidoptera, No. XXII,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 29 (1905), p. 114.
Gaden S. Robinson & Ebbe S. Nielsen,
Tineid Genera of Australia,
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 2,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1993.
(written 6 September 2012)