(formerly known as Epichorista leptosticha)
ARCHIPINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has fawn forewings, each with white markings that include a stripe along the costa, and smaller stripe from the middle to the margin. The hindwings are off-white shading to brown at the wingtips. The hindwings have recurved margins. 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. 516.
(written 17 June 2019)