WINGIA GROUP, OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
These adult moths have forewings which are white, each with a short brown streak along part of the costa, some dark dots near the middle, and several dark dots along the margin. The hindwings are off-white. The head, thorax, abdomen, and tail tuft, are white. The wingspan is about 1.6 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Oecophorine Genera of Australia I: The Wingia Group (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 3,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1994, pp. 226-229, 236.
Volume 1 (1913), p. 121.
(written 7 April 2019)