TINEINAE, TINEIDAE, TINEOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Katarina Christenson, Melba, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has speckled fawn forewings which shade darker toward the wing-tips. The hindwings are similar but paler. The moth has a variable wingspan of about 1 cm.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera XVI: Tineidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 7, Part 4 (1891), pp. 531, 543-544, No. 97.
(written 27 February 2022)