ATTEVINAE, YPONOMEUTIDAE, YPONOMEUTOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
This adult moth has dark orange forewings with white spots. The hindwings are yellow. Its wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, Pl. 3.24, p. 204.
Descriptions of Australasian Micro-lepidoptera. XIX. Plutellidae,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 32 (1907), pp. 81-82, No. 120.
(written6 November 2014)