(one synonym is Hyperxena zirophora Turner, 1916)
TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Bruthen, Victoria)
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings, each with several vague darker incomplete curved lines, and a broad broken pale line from base to margin. The hindwings are plain brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new Australian Geometrina, etc.,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 26 (1902), p. 250.
(written 22 January 2017)