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Monoctenia falernaria

1 Patched Leaf Moth at Cotter River, ACT

Monoctenia falernaria at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019
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Identification history

Monoctenia falernaria 27 Feb 2020 donhe
Monoctenia falernaria 26 Feb 2020 ibaird

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Attracted to UV light at night.

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ibaird wrote:
   27 Feb 2020
Judging by the apparently filamentous antennae, a female.

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Oecophoridae (family) (Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 23 Apr 2022 by KMcCue Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 20 Mar 2022 by Christine Acaena novae-zelandiae (Bidgee Widgee) at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Christine Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Christine Zosteria sp. (genus) (Common brown robber fly) at Cotter River, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by Tapirlord Pimelea pauciflora (A Rice Flower) at Cotter River, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by Tapirlord Euphrasia collina subsp. paludosa at Cotter River, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by Sarah2019 Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Paropsisterna sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Cotter River, ACT - 3 Feb 2021 by CathB Plebs bradleyi (Enamelled spider) at Cotter River, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by Harrisi Ranunculus sp. (Buttercup) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston Daviesia ulicifolia subsp. ruscifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston Pomaderris subcapitata at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston Persoonia chamaepeuce (Dwarf Geebung) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston Chrysolarentia correlata (Yellow Carpet) at Cotter River, ACT - 26 Dec 2019 by SandraH Grevillea oxyantha subsp. oxyantha (Grevillea) at Cotter River, ACT - 29 Apr 2019 by RobParnell Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 by JohnBundock Parepisparis lutosaria (Bright Twisted Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Maxates calaina (Neat-angled Emerald) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Niceteria macrocosma (Showy Geometrid) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Phallaria ophiusaria (Large Leaf Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Chloroclystis (genus) (A geometer moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Gastrinodes bitaeniaria (Buff Bark Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Idaea halmaea (Two-spotted Wave) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Epyaxa sodaliata (Sodaliata Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Heliomystis electrica (Electric Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Monoctenia falernaria (Patched Leaf Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Parepisparis virgatus (Brown Twisted-moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Tettigarcta crinita (Alpine Hairy Cicada) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird Jotus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Jotus Jumping Spider) at Cotter River, ACT - 24 Nov 2018 by Laserchemisty Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Christine Geitoneura klugii (Klug's Xenica / Marbled Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 27 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley Grevillea diminuta at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Coronidium monticola (Mountain Coronidium) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Centaurium sp. (Centaury) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Aug 2017 by SallyandPeter Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Cotter River, ACT - 10 Aug 2017 by Jek Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) at Cotter River, ACT - 19 May 2016 by JohnBundock Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Cotter River, ACT - 4 Nov 2013 by Christine
Oecophoridae (family) (Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 23 Apr 2022 by KMcCue
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 20 Mar 2022 by Christine
Acaena novae-zelandiae (Bidgee Widgee) at Cotter River, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Christine
Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Cotter River, ACT - 1 Feb 2022 by Christine
Zosteria sp. (genus) (Common brown robber fly) at Cotter River, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by Tapirlord
Pimelea pauciflora (A Rice Flower) at Cotter River, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by Tapirlord
Euphrasia collina subsp. paludosa at Cotter River, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by Sarah2019
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 17 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Paropsisterna sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Cotter River, ACT - 3 Feb 2021 by CathB
Plebs bradleyi (Enamelled spider) at Cotter River, ACT - 23 Jan 2021 by Harrisi
Ranunculus sp. (Buttercup) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Daviesia ulicifolia subsp. ruscifolia at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Pomaderris subcapitata at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Persoonia chamaepeuce (Dwarf Geebung) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Veronica persica (Creeping Speedwell) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Cotter River, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by tpreston
Chrysolarentia correlata (Yellow Carpet) at Cotter River, ACT - 26 Dec 2019 by SandraH
Grevillea oxyantha subsp. oxyantha (Grevillea) at Cotter River, ACT - 29 Apr 2019 by RobParnell
Oreixenica lathoniella (Silver Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 by JohnBundock
Parepisparis lutosaria (Bright Twisted Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Maxates calaina (Neat-angled Emerald) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Niceteria macrocosma (Showy Geometrid) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Phallaria ophiusaria (Large Leaf Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Chloroclystis (genus) (A geometer moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Gastrinodes bitaeniaria (Buff Bark Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Idaea halmaea (Two-spotted Wave) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Epyaxa sodaliata (Sodaliata Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Heliomystis electrica (Electric Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Monoctenia falernaria (Patched Leaf Moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Parepisparis virgatus (Brown Twisted-moth) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Tettigarcta crinita (Alpine Hairy Cicada) at Cotter River, ACT - 7 Feb 2019 by ibaird
Jotus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Jotus Jumping Spider) at Cotter River, ACT - 24 Nov 2018 by Laserchemisty
Heteronympha penelope (Shouldered Brown) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Christine
Geitoneura klugii (Klug's Xenica / Marbled Xenica) at Cotter River, ACT - 27 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Grevillea diminuta at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Caligavis chrysops (Yellow-faced Honeyeater) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Zosterops lateralis (Silvereye) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Acanthiza pusilla (Brown Thornbill) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Wahlenbergia sp. (Bluebell) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Coronidium monticola (Mountain Coronidium) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Centaurium sp. (Centaury) at Cotter River, ACT - 21 Jan 2018 by Qwerty
Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Cotter River, ACT - 12 Aug 2017 by SallyandPeter
Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Cotter River, ACT - 10 Aug 2017 by Jek
Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) at Cotter River, ACT - 19 May 2016 by JohnBundock
Notamacropus rufogriseus (Red-necked Wallaby) at Cotter River, ACT - 4 Nov 2013 by Christine

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 7 Feb 2019 10:53 PM Recorded on
  • ibaird Recorded by

Additional information

  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Female Gender

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