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Curved-horn moth (all Gelechioidea except Oecophoridae)Hypertrophidae sp. (family)

Unidentified Twig Moth at Mount Painter

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Hypertrophidae sp. (family) at Mount Painter - 30 Jan 2019
Hypertrophidae sp. (family) at Mount Painter - 30 Jan 2019

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On same reshooting eucalypt as larvae in https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Sighting/4192901. Possibly same species?

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donhe wrote:
   6 Feb 2019
Yes: the pupa looks remarkably like that of Eupselia tortriciformis in
http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/hype/tortriciformis.html

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Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Mount Painter - 25 Feb 2017 by CathB
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Saratus hesperus ("Venus" Peacock Spider) at Mount Painter - 29 Oct 2013 by Harrisi

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • Eucalyptus blakeleyi Associated plant
  • 30 Jan 2019 Recorded on
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