(formerly known as Tortrix constrictana)
ARCHPIINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Mallacoota, Victoria)
The adult moth of this species has brown wings with a variable pattern of vague dark markings often including an elongated dark triangle along the costa.
The species occurs in:
This species is the nominal species in the Constrictana Group,
elevated by some taxonomists to genus Constrictana,
which includes the species formerly named
Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 35, Supplement 5 (1866), pp. 1785-1786.
(written 2 February 2021)