ARCHIPINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moth of this species has dark brown forewings, each with a broad pale transverse band, and pale patches on the costa. The hindwings are yellow, shading to brown at the wingtips. The wingspan is about 1.3 cms.
The species has been found in :
The genus of this species is contoversial.
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Heterocera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 18 (1894), p. 87.
(updated 29 July 2011, 7 July 2019)