(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are white with forewings that have a pattern of bent black lines, a fringe of golden hairs along the margin, and a dark brown line along the hind margin. The head is covered in golden hairs. The moths have a wingspan about 2 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Wednesday, June 30, 2010.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 219.
Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards,
A Guide to Australian Moths,
CSIRO Publishing, 2007, p. 77.
(updated 16 May 2012, 12 July 2019)