(formerly known as Dipterina rupicolana)
ARCHIPINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings, each with a faint reticulated pattern which is easily smudged. The hindwings are off-white with a similar reticulated pattern, darkening at the wingtips. All four wings have slightly recurved margins. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Further reading :
Descriptions of Australian Micro-lepidoptera. V. Tortricina,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 1, Volume 6, Part 3 (1881), pp. 526-527, No. 4.
(written 24 June 2019)