Debbie Matthews & Stella Crossley
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The caterpillar of this species is reported to feed on :
The adult moths have undivided wings with hooked wingtips. The wings are brown bearing a mottled pattern including a vague dark band across each one. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species occurs in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia,
Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 30.6, p. 325.
George F. Hampson,
Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 8, Volume xii (1913), pp. 318-319.
(updated 25 January 2012)