(formerly known as Dichelia clarana)
ARCHIPINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Blackheath, New South Wales)
The adult moth of this species has cream wings, with a dark costal patch on, and two broad dark marks across, each forewing. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species has been found in :
The genus of this species is controversial.
Further reading :
Peter B. McQuillan, Jan A. Forrest, David Keane, & Roger Grund,
Caterpillars, moths, and their plants of Southern Australia,
Butterfly Conservation South Australia Inc., Adelaide (2019), pp. 60-61.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera VI: Tortricina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 6, Part 3 (1881), pp. 475-476, No. 7.
(updated 12 June 2010, 15 January 2017, 7 July 2019, 26 September 2020)