(previously known as Cryptophaga pelodes)
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings each with vague white sploches, and a narrow sinuous white submarginal band. The hindwings are pale brown fading towards the bases. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Wednesday, June 30, 2010.
(written 4 November 2014)