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Noctuoid moths (except Arctiinae)Eudocima fullonia

Fruit Piercing Moth at Kambah, ACT

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Eudocima fullonia at Kambah, ACT - 8 Feb 2019
Eudocima fullonia at Kambah, ACT - 8 Feb 2019
Eudocima fullonia at Kambah, ACT - 8 Feb 2019

Identification history

Noctuoid moths (except Arctiinae) Eudocima fullonia 11 Feb 2019 GlennCocking
Eudocima fullonia 7 Feb 2019 HarveyPerkins

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Author's notes

Eudocima fullonia (Erebidae). This large moth was about 50 mm closed wing body length. It is a rather battered specimen unfortunately, after getting trapped within bird netting protecting a nectarine tree. It seems it is fairly far south in its range.

1 comment

   11 Feb 2019
They do cover long distances

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • Nectarine Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size (mm)
  • 7 Feb 2019 Recorded on
  • HarveyPerkins Recorded by

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