Chrysonoma euchrysa (TBC)

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Unidentified at Tuggeranong, ACT - 28 Nov 2017
Unidentified at Tuggeranong, ACT - 28 Nov 2017
Unidentified at Tuggeranong, ACT - 28 Nov 2017

Identification history

Concealer moth (Oecophoridae) Chrysonoma euchrysa 16 Dec 2017 donhe
Unidentified 11 Dec 2017 michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014!

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In Rob Roy Reserve, in the hills to the east of Conder.

2 comments

donhe wrote:
   12 Dec 2017
Chrysonoma euchrysa ?
   9 Jan 2018
I doubt that it's possible to identify this one with confidence. Its palpi aren't visible, so it's not even certain that it is an Oecophorid, eg are the head scales rough enough for it to be an Edosa sp (Tineidae)? Chrysonoma euchrysa have a complex pattern of dark and darker shades with a purple sheen at the apex of the forewings - this one seems too plain.

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