Parochmastis styracodes Meyrick, 1917
HAPSIFERINAE,   TINEIDAE,   TINEOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Parochmastis styracodes
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The adult moths of this species have speckled brown forewings, each with three vague pale split transverse bars, and some vague orange patches along the margin and hind-margin. The hindwings are pale brown with darker brown wingtips. The moths have a wingspan of about 1 cm.

It has been reported in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Exotic Microlepideoptera,
    Volume 2 (1917), p. 86.


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    (written 24 May 2019)