Atteva charopis Turner, 1903
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 :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera,
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 28 (1903), pp. 80-81.


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    (written 31 March 2019)