(one synonym is Lichenaula callisema Turner, 1898)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has off-white forewings, each with a bold curly dark brown pattern. The hindwings are off-white. The wingspan of the moths is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Tuesday, July 20, 2010.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 29 (1864), pp. 681-682, No. 59.
(written 7 January 2019, updated 15 September 2020)