(erroneously listed as Charicrata sericoleuca)
YPONOMEUTINAE, YPONOMEUTIDAE, YPONOMEUTOIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth has off-white forewings each with brown speckles, including a dark suffused spot near the middle. The hindwings are white shading to brown at the wingtips. Its wingspan is about 1.3 cms.
The species occurs in:
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Microlepidoptera,
Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 47 (1923), p. 168.
(written 31 March 2019)