(one synonym: Xyloricta lychnobii T.P. Lucas, 1900)
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have pale brown forewings, each with a dark triangular mark near the middle of the hind margin. The hindwings are a shiny pale grey or brown. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Wednesday, June 30, 2010.
A. Jefferis Turner,
The Xyloryctidae of Queensland,
Annals of the Queensland Museum,
Volume 4 (1898), pp. 24-25, No. 72.
(written 13 October 2018)