(previously known as Tortrix signigerana)
TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Jenny Holmes, Great Western, Victoria)
The Caterpillars of this species have been found feeding in the seedpods of :
The adult moth of has forewings that are grey-brown with a complex pattern. The hindwings are plain pale brown, shading darker towards the margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in :
Tortricites & Tineites,
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 28 (1863), pp. 332-333, No. 59.
(updated 13 March 2011, 17 September 2013)