|The adults often have metallic patterns
and are diurnal. They walk in
a characteristic jerky manner and often curl their wings when at rest.
[20 Aust. species]
All species pictured have their DNA in the Barcode of Life Database.
|Choreutis emplecta||Choreutis ophiosema||Choreutis periploca|
|filename: gvc4822||filename: gvc9021||Choreutid sp. 1|
Insects of Australia (Chapter 41: Lepidoptera)
E.S. Nielson and I.F.B. Common
CSIRO, Division of Entomology
1137pp (2 volumes), Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1999.
Moths of Australia
Ian F.B. Common
Melbourne University Press, 1990