(formerly known as Machimia restricta)
WINGIA GROUP, OECOPHORINAE, OECOPHORIDAE, GELECHIOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The moths of this species have off-white forewings, each with some dark brown spots, including an arc around the margin. The hindwings are off-white shading to brown at the wingtips. 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, p. 134-135, 173.
Volume 2, p. 310.
(written 15 January 2017)