(one synonym : Acroclita ochronota Turner, 1925)
EUCOSMINI, OLETHREUTINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths have greyish brown forewings that each have a broad jagged pale area along the hind margin, and a dozen diagonal dark marks along the costa. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan is about 1 cm.
The species occurs in Australia in:
Further reading :
Marianne Horak and Furumi Komai,
Olethreutine Moths of Australia: (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Series, Volume 10,
CSIRO Publishing, 2006.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera VI,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 6, Part 3 (1881), pp. 673-674, No. 4.
(updated 2 July 2019, 27 September 2020)