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Noctuid moth (Noctuidae & Erebidae)Phalaenoides tristifica   

Willow-herb Day-moth at Illilanga & Baroona

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Phalaenoides tristifica at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018

Identification history

Noctuid moth (Noctuidae & Erebidae) Phalaenoides tristifica 3 Dec 2018 donhe
Noctuid moth (Noctuidae & Erebidae) Phalaenoides tristifica 2 Dec 2018 Illilanga

Author's notes

Private property. No public access without permission. Various sized caterpillars. The first photo shows a really tiny one with a larger one.

4 comments

donhe wrote:
   3 Dec 2018
What was it feeding on?
Illilanga wrote:
   3 Dec 2018
That's a very good question! I'll post some photos for an ID.
Illilanga wrote:
   4 Dec 2018
Epilobium sp. see Other Wildflower Epilobium sp. (A Willow Herb) on 3 Dec 2018
donhe wrote:
   4 Dec 2018
That is gratifying: the common name for the moth is
Willow-herb Day-moth.

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Biziura lobata (Musk Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 22 Jun 2019
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 May 2019
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 11 May 2019
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 11 May 2019
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 11 May 2019
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 11 May 2019
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Illilanga & Baroona - 28 Apr 2019
Taeniopygia bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Illilanga & Baroona - 26 Apr 2019
Ophelimus maskellii (TBC) at Illilanga & Baroona - 22 Apr 2019
Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Illilanga & Baroona - 22 Apr 2019
Chalinolobus gouldii (Gould's Wattled Bat) at Illilanga & Baroona - 21 Apr 2019
Imbophorus aptalis (White Plume Moth) at Illilanga & Baroona - 21 Apr 2019
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Illilanga & Baroona - 19 Apr 2019
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Illilanga & Baroona - 14 Apr 2019
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 14 Apr 2019
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 14 Apr 2019
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Illilanga & Baroona - 24 Mar 2019
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 24 Mar 2019
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Schizobothrus flavovittatus (Disappearing Grasshopper) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Scoliidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Hairy Flower Wasp) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Xanthagrion erythroneurum (Red & Blue Damsel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Austrolestes annulosus (Blue Ringtail) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Spatula rhynchotis (Australasian Shoveler) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Feb 2019
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Persicaria lapathifolia (Pale Knotweed) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Crassula helmsii (Swamp Stonecrop) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Xanthagrion erythroneurum (Red & Blue Damsel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Orthetrum caledonicum (Blue Skimmer) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Biziura lobata (Musk Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 31 Dec 2018
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Rytidosperma carphoides (Short Wallaby Grass) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Eleocharis sp. (Spike-rush) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Epilobium sp. (A Willow Herb) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Myriophyllum sp. (A water-milfoil) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Potamogeton crispus (Curly Pondweed) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Dec 2018
Xanthagrion erythroneurum (Red & Blue Damsel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Rutilia (Donovanius) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Polypogon monspeliensis (Annual Beardgrass) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum (Jersey Cudweed) at Illilanga & Baroona - 25 Nov 2018
Anas gracilis (Grey Teal) at Illilanga & Baroona - 29 Oct 2018
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae (Australasian Grebe) at Illilanga & Baroona - 29 Oct 2018
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Illilanga & Baroona - 29 Oct 2018
Biziura lobata (Musk Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 14 Oct 2018
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Illilanga & Baroona - 23 Sep 2018
Petrochelidon ariel (Fairy Martin) at Illilanga & Baroona - 23 Sep 2018
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 23 Sep 2018
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 20 Sep 2018
Cyperus gunnii subsp. gunnii (TBC) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Sep 2018
Juncus sp. (A rush) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Sep 2018
Hirundo neoxena (Welcome Swallow) at Illilanga & Baroona - 3 Sep 2018
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Illilanga & Baroona - 27 Jul 2018
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Illilanga & Baroona - 27 Jul 2018
Spatula rhynchotis (Australasian Shoveler) at Illilanga & Baroona - 1 Jul 2018
Poliocephalus poliocephalus (Hoary-headed Grebe) at Illilanga & Baroona - 1 Jul 2018
Cisticola exilis (Golden-headed Cisticola) at Illilanga & Baroona - 28 May 2018
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 28 May 2018
Stictonetta naevosa (Freckled Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 28 May 2018
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 2 Apr 2018
Malacorhynchus membranaceus (Pink-eared Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 2 Apr 2018
Phalaenoides tristifica (Willow-herb Day-moth) at Illilanga & Baroona - 19 Dec 2017
Chelodina longicollis (Eastern Long-neck Turtle) at Illilanga & Baroona - 20 Nov 2017
Elseyornis melanops (Black-fronted Dotterel) at Illilanga & Baroona - 20 Nov 2017
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Illilanga & Baroona - 29 Oct 2017
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Illilanga & Baroona - 29 Oct 2017
Biziura lobata (Musk Duck) at Illilanga & Baroona - 26 Oct 2017
Poliocephalus poliocephalus (Hoary-headed Grebe) at Illilanga & Baroona - 26 Oct 2017
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Illilanga & Baroona - 1 Jul 2017
Portulaca oleracea (Pigweed, Purslane) at Illilanga & Baroona - 30 May 2017
Centipeda cunninghamii (Common Sneezeweed) at Illilanga & Baroona - 30 May 2017
Ardea pacifica (White-necked Heron) at Illilanga & Baroona - 20 Sep 2014
Anachloris subochraria (Golden Grass Carpet) at Illilanga & Baroona - 20 Oct 2013
Crinia parinsignifera (TBC) at Illilanga & Baroona - 20 Oct 2013
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Illilanga & Baroona - 21 Oct 2012
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Illilanga & Baroona - 23 Sep 2012
Pelecanus conspicillatus (Australian Pelican) at Illilanga & Baroona - 8 Aug 2012

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  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 25 Nov 2018 10:36 AM Recorded on
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