Other mothMacrobathra desmotoma

O'Connor, ACT

2 images

Macrobathra desmotoma at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Macrobathra desmotoma at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Macrobathra desmotoma at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016

Identification history

Other moth Macrobathra desmotoma 22 Apr 2017 ibairdBulk Reporter - ibaird has reported over 100 sightings!Founding Explorer - ibaird joined us in 2014! Confirmed
Other moth Macrobathra desmotoma 21 Apr 2017 ibairdBulk Reporter - ibaird has reported over 100 sightings!Founding Explorer - ibaird joined us in 2014! Suggested
Unidentified 21 Dec 2016 ibairdBulk Reporter - ibaird has reported over 100 sightings!Founding Explorer - ibaird joined us in 2014! Pending ID

1 comment

ibairdBulk Reporter - ibaird has reported over 100 sightings!Founding Explorer - ibaird joined us in 2014! wrote:
   21 Apr 2017
The host plant for the caterpillars of this species is recorded as Green Wattle, Acacia decurrens.
http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/cosm/desmotoma.html
A garden planted A. decurrens was growing within 5 m of where this moth was photographed

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Nearby sightings

Eudynamys orientalis at O'Connor, ACT - 31 Jan 2017
Epicoma contristis at O'Connor, ACT - 6 Jan 2017
Nyssus albopunctatus at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Cicadellidae sp. (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Eleale pulchra at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Eristalis tenax at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Papilio anactus at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Dec 2016
Anoplognathus sp. (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) hiltacum (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Norfolius howensis at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Anoplognathus sp. at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Cerdistus sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Ocybadistes walkeri at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Zizina otis at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Coccinella transversalis at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Heteronympha merope at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Gminatus australis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Austrolestes analis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Sepsidae (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Glyphipterix chrysoplanetis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Porrostoma sp.(genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Gasteruption sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Dec 2016
Psaltoda moerens at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Dec 2016
Pteropus poliocephalus at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Dec 2016
Pentatomidae sp. (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Nemophora topazias at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Syrphidae sp. (family) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Lucilia cuprina (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Oxyopes sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Stomorhina sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Eristalinus punctulatus at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Muscidae sp. (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Calliphora augur at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Epidesmia hypenaria at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Austrolestes analis at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2016
Cosmodes elegans at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Nov 2016
Leucopaxillus cerealis at O'Connor, ACT - 6 Oct 2016
Heteronympha paradelpha at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Feb 2016
Tragopogon porrifolius subsp. porrifolius at O'Connor, ACT - 26 Oct 2015
Vanessa kershawi at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2015
Lampides boeticus at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2015
Illeis galbula at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Mar 2015
Glyphipterix chrysoplanetis at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Mar 2015
Jalmenus ictinus at O'Connor, ACT - 25 Jan 2015
Papilio aegeus at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Jan 2012
Tiliqua scincoides at O'Connor, ACT - 31 Dec 2007
Ocybadistes walkeri at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Apr 2006
Eudynamys orientalis at O'Connor, ACT - 31 Jan 2017
Epicoma contristis at O'Connor, ACT - 6 Jan 2017
Nyssus albopunctatus at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Cicadellidae sp. (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Eleale pulchra at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Eristalis tenax at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Jan 2017
Papilio anactus at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Dec 2016
Anoplognathus sp. (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) hiltacum (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Norfolius howensis at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Anoplognathus sp. at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Cerdistus sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2016
Ocybadistes walkeri at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Zizina otis at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Coccinella transversalis at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Heteronympha merope at O'Connor, ACT - 19 Dec 2016
Gminatus australis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Austrolestes analis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Sepsidae (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Glyphipterix chrysoplanetis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Porrostoma sp.(genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Gasteruption sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2016
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Dec 2016
Psaltoda moerens at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Dec 2016
Pteropus poliocephalus at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2016
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Dec 2016
Pentatomidae sp. (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Nemophora topazias at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Syrphidae sp. (family) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Lucilia cuprina (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Oxyopes sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Stomorhina sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Eristalinus punctulatus at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Muscidae sp. (family) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Calliphora augur at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Epidesmia hypenaria at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Dec 2016
Austrolestes analis at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2016
Cosmodes elegans at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Nov 2016
Leucopaxillus cerealis at O'Connor, ACT - 6 Oct 2016
Heteronympha paradelpha at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Feb 2016
Tragopogon porrifolius subsp. porrifolius at O'Connor, ACT - 26 Oct 2015
Vanessa kershawi at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2015
Lampides boeticus at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2015
Illeis galbula at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Mar 2015
Glyphipterix chrysoplanetis at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Mar 2015
Jalmenus ictinus at O'Connor, ACT - 25 Jan 2015
Papilio aegeus at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Jan 2012
Tiliqua scincoides at O'Connor, ACT - 31 Dec 2007
Ocybadistes walkeri at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Apr 2006

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  • Coordinates 149.113297-35.259652
  • Altitude 596.7m

Species information

Sighting information

  • O'Connor, ACT Location
  • 1 Abundance
  • ibaird Recorded by
  • 18 Dec 2016 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
  • Notes:
    Small moth resting sideways on a Dodonaea viscosa leaf (garden plant)

Macrobathra desmotoma locations

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