(one synonym : Acropolitis lichenica, Turner, 1925)
ARCHIPINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Lamington National Park, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species has wings that are pale brown, with a complex pattern on each forewing, including a vague irregular broad greenish-brown band across the middle ending in an orangish patch on the hind-margin. The hindwings are pale grey, shading darker at the wingtips. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera of the family Tortricidae,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 40 (1916), p. 200.
(written 22 April 2019)