Syntozyga psammetalla Lower, 1901
(possible synonym : Eucosma fulva Turner, 1946)
BACTRINI ,   OLETHREUTINAE ,   TORTRICIDAE ,   TORTRICOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Syntozyga psammetalla
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)

The adult moth has speckled brown forewings. The hindwings are plain brown. The wingspan is about 1 cm.

The species occurs in Australia in

  • Queensland.


    Further reading

    Oswald B. Lower,
    Descriptons of new genera and species of Australian Lepidoptera,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 25 (1901), pp. 70-71.


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    (written 12 October 2012)