Anisogona notoplaga (Turner, 1945)
(formerly known as Homona notoplaga)
EPITYMBIINI ,   TORTRICINAE ,   TORTRICIDAE ,   TORTRICOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Stella Crossley

Anisogona notoplaga
(Photo: courtesy of Mark Ridgway, Dandenong Ranges, Victoria)

The adult moths of this species are brown with dark speckles, with each forewing having dark dotted triangle on the costa. The forewings have a slight recurve in each of the three edges: the costa, the outer margin, and the inner margin. The hindwings are pale brown with a large paler central triangle. The wingspan is about 3 cms.

The species has been found in:

  • Queensland,
  • New South Wales, and
  • Victoria.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Contributions to our knowledge of the Australian Tortricidae (Lepidoptera),
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 69 (1945), p. 62.


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    (written 10 January 2017)