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Geometer moth (Geometridae)Paralaea chionopasta

Montane Crest-moth at Burra, NSW

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Paralaea chionopasta at Burra, NSW - 7 Nov 2017
Paralaea chionopasta at Burra, NSW - 7 Nov 2017

Identification history

Geometer moth (Geometridae) Paralaea chionopasta 4 Aug 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Paralaea chionopasta 4 Aug 2018 donhe
Geometer moth (Geometridae) Geometridae sp. (family) 31 Jul 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 6 Nov 2017 Safarigirl

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5 comments

MichaelMulvaney1.1K wrote:
   31 Jul 2018
Maybe Paralaea chionopasta, but not sure if this moth occurs in our region
donhe wrote:
   1 Aug 2018
I asked Cathy Young, and she said:
"Was this found at reasonably high elevation? I think it’s Paralaea chionopasta."
MichaelMulvaney1.1K wrote:
   1 Aug 2018
At Burra which I think is around 700m so pretty high elevation
donhe wrote:
   4 Aug 2018
Byrne, Catherine (StateGrowth) (Catherine.byrne@tmag.tas.gov.au)
To: Don Herbison-Evans, 3 Aug. at 1:41 am
Perfect!

From: Don Herbison-Evans [mailto:donherbisonevans@yahoo.com]
Sent: Friday, 3 August 2018 3:50 AM
To: Byrne, Catherine (StateGrowth)
Subject: Re: RE: Sighting 3384644: Identification suggested
Hi Cathy,
At Burra which I think is around 700m
High enough?
Cheers,
Don
michaelb5.9K wrote:
   4 Aug 2018
Admin completed and sighting now ready for confirmation.

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.231100-35.585710
  • Altitude 848.3m
  • Places Burra, NSW

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Nov 2017 Recorded on
  • Safarigirl Recorded by

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