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Swift  and Ghost moth (Hepialidae)Fraus simulans

Varied Fraus Moth at Evatt, ACT

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Fraus simulans at Evatt, ACT - 5 Apr 2019
Fraus simulans at Evatt, ACT - 5 Apr 2019
Fraus simulans at Evatt, ACT - 5 Apr 2019
Fraus simulans at Evatt, ACT - 5 Apr 2019

Identification history

Swift  and Ghost moth (Hepialidae) Fraus simulans 30 Apr 2019 GlennCocking
Swift  and Ghost moth (Hepialidae) Fraus simulans 30 Apr 2019 GlennCocking
Swift  and Ghost moth (Hepialidae) Fraus sp. (genus) 26 Apr 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Swift  and Ghost moth (Hepialidae) Fraus sp. (genus) 16 Apr 2019 ibaird
Unidentified 11 Apr 2019 Tim L

4 comments

   15 Apr 2019
This is a Fraus species
ibaird wrote:
   16 Apr 2019
Looks not disssimilar to Fraus simulans although species looks highly variable.
donhe wrote:
   16 Apr 2019
It looks a lot like Jenny's photo in
http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/hepi/simulans.html
   30 Apr 2019
Yes, it appears to be simulans

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Nearby Sightings

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Venatrix sp. (genus) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 25 Jun 2019 Oxycanus dirempta (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Jun 2019 Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Jun 2019 Ectropis sp. (genus) (An engrailed moth) at Evatt, ACT - 10 Jun 2019 Sidymella trapezia (Crab spider) at Evatt, ACT - 5 Jun 2019 Bdellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Snout Mite) at Evatt, ACT - 28 May 2019 Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Evatt, ACT - 27 May 2019 Unidentified Centipede (Chilopoda) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 24 May 2019 Lampona sp. (genus) (White-tailed spider) at Evatt, ACT - 11 May 2019 Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Apr 2019 Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at Evatt, ACT - 5 Apr 2019 Conocephalus sp. (genus) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 4 Apr 2019 Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Evatt, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Evatt, ACT - 20 Mar 2019 Lycosidae sp. (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at Evatt, ACT - 19 Mar 2019 Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at Evatt, ACT - 18 Mar 2019 Hednota species near grammellus (Pyralid or snout moth) at Evatt, ACT - 10 Mar 2019 Orthaga thyrisalis (Teatree Web Moth) at Evatt, ACT - 10 Mar 2019 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Evatt, ACT - 9 Mar 2019 Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Evatt, ACT - 1 Mar 2019 Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Evatt, ACT - 27 Jan 2019 Enicospilus sp. (genus) (An ichneumon wasp) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Dec 2018 Tasmanicosa godeffroyi (Garden Wolf Spider) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Dec 2018 Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Evatt, ACT - 24 Dec 2018 Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Dec 2018 Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Evatt, ACT - 8 Dec 2018 Sceliphron formosum (Formosum mud-dauber) at Evatt, ACT - 6 Dec 2018 Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Evatt, ACT - 2 Dec 2018 Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Evatt, ACT - 21 Nov 2018 Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Evatt, ACT - 2 Nov 2018 Unidentified Spider (Araneae) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 1 Nov 2018 Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Evatt, ACT - 19 Sep 2018 Metura elongatus (Saunders' case moth) at Evatt, ACT - 15 Sep 2018 Metura elongatus (Saunders' case moth) at Evatt, ACT - 15 Sep 2018 Mituliodon tarantulinus (Prowling spider) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Oct 2017 Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Evatt, ACT - 9 Oct 2017 Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Evatt, ACT - 5 Oct 2017 Cyneoterpna wilsoni (Wilson's Grey) at Evatt, ACT - 27 Sep 2017 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 18 Nov 2015 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 6 Nov 2015 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 30 Oct 2015 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Oct 2015
Venatrix sp. (genus) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 25 Jun 2019
Oxycanus dirempta (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Jun 2019
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Jun 2019
Ectropis sp. (genus) (An engrailed moth) at Evatt, ACT - 10 Jun 2019
Sidymella trapezia (Crab spider) at Evatt, ACT - 5 Jun 2019
Bdellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Snout Mite) at Evatt, ACT - 28 May 2019
Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Evatt, ACT - 27 May 2019
Unidentified Centipede (Chilopoda) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 24 May 2019
Lampona sp. (genus) (White-tailed spider) at Evatt, ACT - 11 May 2019
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Apr 2019
Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at Evatt, ACT - 5 Apr 2019
Conocephalus sp. (genus) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 4 Apr 2019
Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Evatt, ACT - 25 Mar 2019
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Evatt, ACT - 20 Mar 2019
Lycosidae sp. (family) (Unidentified wolf spider) at Evatt, ACT - 19 Mar 2019
Chironomidae sp. (family) (Midge) at Evatt, ACT - 18 Mar 2019
Hednota species near grammellus (Pyralid or snout moth) at Evatt, ACT - 10 Mar 2019
Orthaga thyrisalis (Teatree Web Moth) at Evatt, ACT - 10 Mar 2019
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Evatt, ACT - 9 Mar 2019
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Evatt, ACT - 1 Mar 2019
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Evatt, ACT - 27 Jan 2019
Enicospilus sp. (genus) (An ichneumon wasp) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Dec 2018
Tasmanicosa godeffroyi (Garden Wolf Spider) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Dec 2018
Sceliphron laetum (Common mud dauber wasp) at Evatt, ACT - 24 Dec 2018
Oedaleus australis (Australian Oedaleus) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Dec 2018
Christinus marmoratus (Southern Marbled Gecko) at Evatt, ACT - 8 Dec 2018
Sceliphron formosum (Formosum mud-dauber) at Evatt, ACT - 6 Dec 2018
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Evatt, ACT - 2 Dec 2018
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Evatt, ACT - 21 Nov 2018
Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Evatt, ACT - 2 Nov 2018
Unidentified Spider (Araneae) (TBC) at Evatt, ACT - 1 Nov 2018
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Evatt, ACT - 19 Sep 2018
Metura elongatus (Saunders' case moth) at Evatt, ACT - 15 Sep 2018
Metura elongatus (Saunders' case moth) at Evatt, ACT - 15 Sep 2018
Mituliodon tarantulinus (Prowling spider) at Evatt, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Isopeda sp.(genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Evatt, ACT - 9 Oct 2017
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Evatt, ACT - 5 Oct 2017
Cyneoterpna wilsoni (Wilson's Grey) at Evatt, ACT - 27 Sep 2017
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 18 Nov 2015
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 6 Nov 2015
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 30 Oct 2015
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Oct 2015

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 149.064088-35.213333
  • Places Evatt, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 5 Apr 2019 4:15 PM Recorded on
  • Tim L Recorded by
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