(previously known as Coesyra ecliptica)
WINGIA GROUP, OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Cathy Powers, Brisbane Ranges, Victoria)
The adult moth of this species has a yellow head with a brown collar, and yellow forewings each with a narrow brown margin, and a submarginal brown arc. The hindwings are silvery grey. The wingspan is about 1.4 cms.
The species has been found in:
Ian F.B. Common,
Oecophorine Genera of Australia I: The Wingia Group (Lepidoptera: Oecophoridae),
Monographs on Australian Lepidoptera Volume 3,
CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne 1994, p. 104.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera: Part XI,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 9, Part 3 (1884), pp. 765, 775-776. No. 31a, 320.
(written 14 November 2020)