(one synonym : Acropolitis tetrica, Turner, 1916)
TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
This Caterpillar was found feeding on:
The adult moth of this species has forewings that are pale brown, each with an irregular dark brown mark in the middle of each forewing. The hindwings are a uniform pale brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
Tortricites & Tineites,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 28 (1863), pp. 380-381, No. 81.
(updated 6 June 2010)