(previously known as Lichenaula monosema)
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has white forewings, each with a black dots in midwing. The hindwings are off-white, with rusty-brown veins. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Tuesday, September 21, 2010.
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 17 (1893), pp. 171-172.
(written 7 November 2021)