EPITYMBIINI, TORTRICINAE, TORTRICIDAE, TORTRICOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are brown, with each forewing having dark-outlined pale patches. The forewings have doubly curved costas, and have partly concave margins with a cusp about halfway. The hindwings are plain brown with rather straight margins, and deeply curved hind margins.
The species occurs 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. 465-466, No. 1.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 213.
(written 4 January 2014, 10 January 2017)