Dichelia clarana Meyrick, 1881
TORTRICINAE ,   TORTRICIDAE ,   TORTRICOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Dichelia clarana
(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 :

  • New South Wales,
  • Victoria, and
  • Tasmania.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    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.


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    (updated 12 June 2010, 15 January 2017)