TORTRICINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has pale brown forewings, each with a large and several small brown-edged green patches on the costa, and a dark brown spot near the middle. The hindwings are translucent off-white. The margins of all four wings are slightly concave. The thorax is green. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
A revision of the Australian Tortricini, Schoenotenini, and Chlidanotini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae: Tortricinae),
Australian Journal of Zoology,
Volume 13 (1965) pp. 613-726.
(written 15 June 2019)