Scoparia vulpecula n. sp.
♂ 18 mm. Head ochreous-whitish. Palpi grey, base white. Thorax light fuscous. Forewings elongate, not dilated, apex pointed,
termen oblique; light fuscous, a few scattered whitish scales; discal spot cloudy, darker fuscous: cilia whitish-fuscous, base mixed grey. Hindwings whitish-grey, greyer near termen; cilia grey-whitish.
Bold Peak, L. Wakatipu, in January; one specimen. A peculiar form; the male would probably have more ample forewings.