(formerly known as Calantica oxydelta)
YPONOMEUTINAE, YPONOMEUTIDAE, YPONOMEUTOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moth has off-white forewings, each with a large dark brown triangle in the middle of the costa, a series of short diagonal brown stripes on the costa by the wingtip, and a brown eye-spot on the wingtip. The hindwings are off-white with dark wingtips. The moth has a wingspan of about 0.8 cm.
The species occurs in:
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Volume 1 (1913), p. 147.
(written 31 March 2019)