Atteva albiguttata Zeller, 1873
(formerly known as Oeta albiguttata)
ATTEVINAE,   YPONOMEUTIDAE,   YPONOMEUTOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

This adult moth has dark orange forewings with white spots. The hindwings are yellow, shading to dark brown at the wingtips. Its wingspan is about 2.5 cms.

The species has been found in:

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    Philipp C. Zeller,
    Beiträge zur Kenntniss der nordamerikanischen Nachtfälter, besonders der Microlepidopteren, Abtheilung 2,
    Verhandlungen der zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien,
    Band 23 (1873), p. 230.


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    (written 4 April 2019)