Holocola melanographa (Turner, 1916)
(formerly known as Bathrotoma melanographa)
OLETHREUTINAE ,   TORTRICIDAE ,   TORTRICOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Holocola melanographa
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Morwell National Park, Victoria)

The adult moths have pale greyish brown forewings that each are peppered with dark marks, including a broken dark streak from base to margin. The hindwings are pale grey. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species occurs in Australia in:

  • New South Wales, and
  • Victoria.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Australian Lepidoptera of the family Tortricidae,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 40 (1916), p. 523.


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    (wrtitten 23 January 2017)