Pterophoridae

  Plume Moths. Small delicate moths with the wings divided into 2 or 3 plumes.       [30 Aust. species]

All species pictured have their DNA in the Barcode of Life Database.


Exelastis pumilio

Lantanophaga pusillidactylus

Lantanophaga pusillidactylus

Hellinsia sp. GC1
       

Megalorhipida leucodactylus

Oxyptilus cinctipedalis

Sphenarches anisodactylus

Sphenarches anisodactylus

       

Stangeia xerodes

Stenoptilia sp. GC1

Stenopilodes taprobanes

Stenopilodes taprobanes
       

Stenoptilia zophodactyla

Stenoptilia zophododactyla

Trichoptilus adelphodes

Pterophorus albidus

 

     

References:

Moths of Australia

Ian F.B. Common

Melbourne University Press, 1990

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