(previously known as Cryptophaga cephalochra)
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are grey except for the head and first two abdominal segments which are pale brown. The moths have a wingspan about 2 cms.
The species is found in :
The moths have some physical characters that are anomalous, and the species may be placed in another genus in due course.
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Thursday, July 1, 2010.
(written 13 December 2014, updated 21 March 2019)