(formerly known as Oecophora parabolella)
(Photo: courtesy of Elaine McDonald, Mt. Field, Tasmania)
The adult moths of this species have shiny white forewings, each with a brown loop running around the whole wing close to the edges. The hindwings are a shiny pale grey or brown. The prothorax is brown, and the meso- and meta-thorax are white with dark sides. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Xylorycta argentella, Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Wednesday, June 30, 2010.
(written 12 January 2020)