(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics,
The adult moth of this species has off-white forewings, each with a patchy densely stippled pattern of brown dots. The hindwings are off-white. The wingspan of the moths is about 1.4 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Sunday, July 18, 2010.
Descriptions of Australian Lepidoptera. Part I. Xyloryctidae,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 13 (1890), pp. 49-50, No. 41.
(written 7 January 2019)