Euobraztsovia chionodelta (Meyrick, 1911)
(previously known as Argyroploce chionodelta)
OLETHREUTINAE ,   TORTRICIDAE ,   TORTRICOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Euobraztsovia chionodelta
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Mission Beach, Queensland)

The adult moth of this species has dark brown forewings each with two white patches on the inner margin. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in

  • New Guinea,

    and also in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Revision of Australian Tortricina,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 36, Part 2 (1911), pp. 274-275, No. 395.


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    (written 3 April 2013)