(previously known as Tortrix molesta)
TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth of this species has wings that are shades of brown. The male adult moths are about 10% smaller than the females. The moths have a wingspan of about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Tortricina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 35, Part 2 (1910), pp. 222-223, No. 155.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 213.
(created 18 December 2011)