Trymalitis climacias Meyrick, 1911
CHLIDANOTINI,   CHLIDANOTINAE,   TORTRICIDAE,   TORTRICOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Trymalitis climacias
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The adult moth of this species has forewings that have a complex pattern of brown, white, and orange spots and patches. The hindwings are orange. The labial palps, head, and the legs are very furry. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

Trymalitis climacias
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The species occurs in:

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Edward Meyrick,
    Revision of Australian Tortricina,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 36, Part 2 (1911), p. 295, No. 440.


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    (written 23 March 2019)