(previously known as Pilostibes tecta)
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have greyish forewings, each with three prominent black spots. The hindwings are a shiny pale brown. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in :
Further reading :
Cryptophasa tecta, Xyloryctine Moths of Australia,
Blog, Tuesday, August 17, 2010.
(written 30 September 2012)