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Heteropsyche stenomorpha

(Heteropsyche stenomorpha)

Description

Heteropsyche stenomorpha is a moth in the family Epipyropidae. It is found in Australia. The wingspan is about 8 mm. The forewings are black or blackish fuscous and rather roughly scaled. The hindwings are like the forewings, but more finely scaled. The larvae feed on leaf hoppers of the Fulgoroidea superfamily.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Epipyropidae
Genus:Heteropsyche
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