(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)
The Caterpillars of this species have been found feeding on
The adult moths have grey wings with several currved black lines across each forewing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Wednesday, July 14, 2010.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 219.
A. Jefferis Turner,
The Xyloryctidae of Queensland,
Annals of the Queensland Museum,
Volume 4 (1898), p. 19, No. 49.
(updated 29 April 2011, 10 July 2019, 10 September 2020)