Stathmopodinae

Stathmopoda melanochra, copyright Donald Hobern. Belongs within: Gelechioidea. The Stathmopodinae are a group of usually very small moths that commonly rest with the hind wings raised (Nielsen & Common 1991). Characters (from Nielsen & Common 1991): Usually very small; head smooth-scaled; wings very narrow; fore wing lacking pterostigma, R2 well before upper angle of discal… Continue reading Stathmopodinae