MYRMECOZELINAE, TINEIDAE, TINEOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has off-white forewings, with patches of various shades of brown. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Results of Dr E. Mjöberg's Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia, 1910-1913,
Microlepidoptera, Arkiv för Zoologi,
Band 14, Section 15 (1922), p. 12, No. 66.
Gaden S. Robinson & Ebbe S. Nielsen,
Tineid Genera of Australia,
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 2,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1993.
(updated 12 September 2012)