WINGIA GROUP, OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Michael Bedingfield, Rob Roy Reserve, Australian Capital Territory)
This adult moth has off-white forewings each with a few black dots. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in Australia 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. 328, 334-337.
Descriptions of Australian Micro-Lepidoptera. XI. Oecophoriidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 9, Part 3 (1884), pp. 741-742.
(updated 1 November 2012, 8 November 2017, 4 November 2020)