(possible synonym : Cydia clydonias Meyrick, 1907)
OLETHREUTINI, OLETHREUTINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth has brown wings with swirly dark markings on the forewings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species occurs in south-east Asia, including
and also Australia in:
Marianne Horak and Furumi Komai,
Olethreutine Moths of Australia: (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Series, Volume 10,
CSIRO Publishing, 2006.
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptons of new genera and species of Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 25 (1901), pp. 72-73.
Descriptions of Indian Micro-Lepidoptera,
Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society,
Volume 17 (1907), p. 734.
(written 17 October 2012, updated 2 July 2019)