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Emperor moth (Saturniidae)Opodiphthera helena

Helena Gum Moth at Namadgi National Park

Opodiphthera helena at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2015

Identification history

Emperor moth (Saturniidae) Opodiphthera helena 10 Aug 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Emperor moth (Saturniidae) Opodiphthera helena 9 Aug 2018 donhe
Unidentified 30 Jan 2018 KMcCue

3 comments

KMcCue wrote:
   9 Aug 2018
Thanks Don, that looks right but I am no judge.
donhe wrote:
   10 Aug 2018
The blue tubercles on the thorax and the white lateral line are characteristic.
KMcCue wrote:
   10 Aug 2018
Thanks Don and Michael

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Nearby Sightings

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Canis lupus at Namadgi National Park - 21 Aug 2018 Synthemis eustalacta at Namadgi National Park - 6 Feb 2018 Acripeza reticulata at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2015 Plebs bradleyi at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2013
Canis lupus at Namadgi National Park - 21 Aug 2018
Synthemis eustalacta at Namadgi National Park - 6 Feb 2018
Acripeza reticulata at Namadgi National Park - 14 Feb 2015
Plebs bradleyi at Namadgi National Park - 15 Jan 2013

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 14 Feb 2015 12:46 PM Recorded on
  • KMcCue Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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