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Other mothMacrobathra desmotoma

A Cosmet moth at O'Connor, ACT

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

Author's notes

Small moth resting sideways on a Dodonaea viscosa leaf (garden plant)

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

Gastrinodes bitaeniaria at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2018
Unidentified Pyralid or Snout Moth (Pyralidae & Crambidae) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2018
Unidentified Pyralid or Snout Moth (Pyralidae & Crambidae) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2018
Unidentified Geometer moth (Geometridae) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Jan 2018
Dithalama cosmospila at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2018
Leptocneria reducta at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2018
Tymbophora peltastis at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Jan 2018
Suhpalacsa sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Jan 2018
Oenechroma vetustaria at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Jan 2018
Spilosoma canescens (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Antictenia punctunculus (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Anthela varia at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Barea consignatella at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Endotricha ignealis at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Jan 2018
Gastrophora henricaria at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2017
Scopula optivata at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Dec 2017
Crypsiphona ocultaria at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Dec 2017
Arhodia lasiocamparia at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Dec 2017
Arhodia lasiocamparia at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Dec 2017
Cryphaea xylina at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Dec 2017
Asura lydia at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Dec 2017
Proteuxoa verecunda at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Dec 2017
Arrade leucocosmalis at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Dec 2017
Mataeomera mesotaenia at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Chasmina pulchra at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Austroterpna paratorna at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Lophotoma diagrapha at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Rhuma argyraspis at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Tenerus abbreviatus at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Heteroteucha dichroella at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2017
Idaea inversata at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2017
Antictenia punctunculus at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2017
Garrha carnea at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Garrha ocellifera at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Ocrasa acerasta at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Anthela varia at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Thallarcha albicollis at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Mimaglossa nauplialis at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Arrade destituta at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Chlorocoma dichloraria at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Tisobarica thyteria at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Termessa nivosa at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Aporoctena sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Oenochroma vinaria at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Philobota impletella at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Crocanthes glycina at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Cleora sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Epidesmia hypenaria at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Euchaetis rhizobola at O'Connor, ACT - 21 Oct 2017
Aporoctena sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Catacometes phanozona at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Philobota lysizona at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Taxeotis intextata at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Spectrotrota fimbrialis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Unplaced externaria at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Scoparia syntaracta at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Coptocercus rubripes at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Oct 2017
Taxeotis sp nr epigaea at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Oct 2017
Dysbatus sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Oct 2017
Dysbatus singularis at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Cyneoterpna wilsoni at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Gauna aegusalis at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Dysbatus sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Oct 2017
Scioglyptis chionomera at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Oct 2017
Psilosticha absorpta at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Oct 2017
Pholodes sinistraria at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Oct 2017
Nataxa flavescens at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Musotima ochropteralis at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Nacoleia rhoeoalis at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Phelotis cognata at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Thallarcha partita at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Psilosticha absorpta at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Garrha limbata at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Chloroclystis filata at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Proteuxoa bistrigula at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Thema macroscia at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Leistomorpha brontoscopa at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Oct 2017
Agrotis infusa at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Uresiphita ornithopteralis at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Philobota protecta at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Olbonoma triptycha at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Callithauma callianthes at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Porrostoma sp.(genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Euphiltra eroticella at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Pholodes sinistraria at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Merocroca automima at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Gastrina cristaria at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Barea codrella at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Oct 2017
Ocystola paulinella at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Oct 2017
Chrysodeixis eriosoma at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Oct 2017
Pseudanapaea transvestita at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Oct 2017
Idaea costaria at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Oct 2017
Gastrina cristaria at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Oct 2017
Enchocrates glaucopis at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Sep 2017
Cyneoterpna wilsoni at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Sep 2017
Proteuxoa flexirena at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Sep 2017
Gastrinodes bitaeniaria at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2018
Unidentified Pyralid or Snout Moth (Pyralidae & Crambidae) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2018
Unidentified Pyralid or Snout Moth (Pyralidae & Crambidae) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2018
Unidentified Geometer moth (Geometridae) (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Jan 2018
Dithalama cosmospila at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2018
Leptocneria reducta at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2018
Tymbophora peltastis at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Jan 2018
Suhpalacsa sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Jan 2018
Oenechroma vetustaria at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Jan 2018
Spilosoma canescens (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Antictenia punctunculus (TBC) at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Anthela varia at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Barea consignatella at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Jan 2018
Endotricha ignealis at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Jan 2018
Gastrophora henricaria at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Dec 2017
Scopula optivata at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Dec 2017
Crypsiphona ocultaria at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Dec 2017
Arhodia lasiocamparia at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Dec 2017
Arhodia lasiocamparia at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Dec 2017
Cryphaea xylina at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Dec 2017
Asura lydia at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Dec 2017
Proteuxoa verecunda at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Dec 2017
Arrade leucocosmalis at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Dec 2017
Mataeomera mesotaenia at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Chasmina pulchra at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Austroterpna paratorna at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Lophotoma diagrapha at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Rhuma argyraspis at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Tenerus abbreviatus at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Yoyetta sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Dec 2017
Heteroteucha dichroella at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2017
Idaea inversata at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2017
Antictenia punctunculus at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Nov 2017
Garrha carnea at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Garrha ocellifera at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Ocrasa acerasta at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Anthela varia at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2017
Thallarcha albicollis at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Mimaglossa nauplialis at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Arrade destituta at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Chlorocoma dichloraria at O'Connor, ACT - 24 Nov 2017
Tisobarica thyteria at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Termessa nivosa at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Aporoctena sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Oenochroma vinaria at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Philobota impletella at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Crocanthes glycina at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Cleora sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Epidesmia hypenaria at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Nov 2017
Euchaetis rhizobola at O'Connor, ACT - 21 Oct 2017
Aporoctena sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Catacometes phanozona at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Philobota lysizona at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Taxeotis intextata at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Spectrotrota fimbrialis at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Unplaced externaria at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Scoparia syntaracta at O'Connor, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Coptocercus rubripes at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Oct 2017
Taxeotis sp nr epigaea at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Oct 2017
Dysbatus sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 17 Oct 2017
Dysbatus singularis at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Cyneoterpna wilsoni at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Gauna aegusalis at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Oct 2017
Dysbatus sp. (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Oct 2017
Scioglyptis chionomera at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Oct 2017
Psilosticha absorpta at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Oct 2017
Pholodes sinistraria at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Oct 2017
Nataxa flavescens at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Musotima ochropteralis at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Nacoleia rhoeoalis at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Phelotis cognata at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Thallarcha partita at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Psilosticha absorpta at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Garrha limbata at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Chloroclystis filata at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Proteuxoa bistrigula at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Thema macroscia at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Leistomorpha brontoscopa at O'Connor, ACT - 9 Oct 2017
Agrotis infusa at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Uresiphita ornithopteralis at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Philobota protecta at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Olbonoma triptycha at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Callithauma callianthes at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Porrostoma sp.(genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Euphiltra eroticella at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Pholodes sinistraria at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Merocroca automima at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Gastrina cristaria at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Oct 2017
Barea codrella at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Oct 2017
Ocystola paulinella at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Oct 2017
Chrysodeixis eriosoma at O'Connor, ACT - 4 Oct 2017
Pseudanapaea transvestita at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Oct 2017
Idaea costaria at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Oct 2017
Gastrina cristaria at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Oct 2017
Enchocrates glaucopis at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Sep 2017
Cyneoterpna wilsoni at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Sep 2017
Proteuxoa flexirena at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Sep 2017

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.113297-35.259652
  • Altitude 596.7m
  • Locations O'Connor, ACT

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • ibaird Recorded by
  • 18 Dec 2016 Recorded on
  • Website Reported via
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