(formerly known as Oegoconia isthmodes)
(Photo: courtesy of the Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has off-white forewings, each with a dark brown markings including around the base, two jagged, sometimes broken, transverse bars, and along the margin, including a dark brown tuft of cilia at the tornus. The hindwings are pale brown. The wingspan of the moths is about 1.5 cms.
The species occurs in Australia in
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Thursday, July 22, 2010.
Volume 2 (1922), pp. 506-507.
(written 13 January 2019, updated 12 September 2020)