Wheeleria spilodactylus

Horehound plume moth at Paddys River, ACT

Wheeleria spilodactylus at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Oct 2015
Wheeleria spilodactylus at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Oct 2015
Wheeleria spilodactylus at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Oct 2015
Wheeleria spilodactylus at Paddys River, ACT - 17 Oct 2015
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Identification history

Wheeleria spilodactylus 29 Apr 2017 michaelb
Wheeleria spilodactylus 29 Apr 2017 michaelb
Unidentified 29 Apr 2017 michaelb

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Wingspan 20-25mm; on the western side of the Murrumbidgee River, north of Tharwa.

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michaelb wrote:
   29 Apr 2017
ID from BowerBird and Donald Hobern.
See:
http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations/46259
and
https://www.flickr.com/people/dhobern/?rb=1

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  • 3 Abundance
  • 17 Oct 2015 06:44 PM Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

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  • Horehound Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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