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Philobota mathematica group undescribed species.

A concealer moth at Stromlo, ACT

Philobota mathematica group undescribed species. at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Oct 2017
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Identification history

Philobota mathematica group undescribed species. 28 Nov 2017 GlennCocking
Oecophoridae (family) 31 Oct 2017 GlennCocking
Unidentified 2 Oct 2017 Christine

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There were several moths flying about, and each one I tried to observe seemed different to the others.

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   31 Oct 2017
Its labial palpi show clearly that it's an Oecophorinae sp, but it's hard to go further

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Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Coltricia sp. at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Nidula niveotomentosa (A birds-nest fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Turnix varius (Painted Buttonquail) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Jun 2022 by Harrisi Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Jun 2022 by Harrisi Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Chiloscyphus sp. at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by Christine Cortinarius australiensis (Cortinarius australiensis) at Stromlo, ACT - 29 May 2022 by Christine Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Acari (informal subclass) (Unidentified mite) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Aulacocyclus edentulus (Passalid beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 May 2022 by Christine Mucorales (Pin moulds) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 May 2022 by AJB Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Persoonia rigida (Hairy geebung) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Olearia argophylla (Native Musk) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston Paropsis obsoleta (Leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrikethrush) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Jan 2022 by Kenp12 Eurymeloides bicincta (Gumtree hopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Pentatomoidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Ctenotus taeniolatus (Copper-tailed Skink) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Neosparassus diana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Rhinotia suturalis (Belid weevil) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Cassytha sp. (Dodder) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Aedes sp. (genus) (Mosquito) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Arcyria sp. (A slime mould) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Stemonitales at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Pedois (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston Arcyria sp. (A slime mould) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Chrysopogon muelleri (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by tpreston Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by tpreston Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AJB Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Pinus radiata (Monterey or Radiata Pine) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Lychas marmoreus (Little Marbled Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Paropsis pictipennis (Tea-tree button beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by tpreston Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by tpreston Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by tpreston zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by AJB Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Dianella revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Rosulabryum sp. (A moss) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Servaea sp. (genus) (Unidentified Servaea jumping spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by trevorpreston Leptospermum brevipes (Grey Tea-tree) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Idalima affinis (A day flying moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Dichromodes atrosignata (Black-signed Heath Moth ) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) NSW Herbarium at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Linaria pelisseriana (Pelisser's Toadflax) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH zz - truffle at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Oct 2021 by RobG1 Chrysonoma paracycla (Chrysonoma paracycla) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine Coeranica isabella (A Concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Coltricia sp. at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Nidula niveotomentosa (A birds-nest fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Turnix varius (Painted Buttonquail) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Jun 2022 by Harrisi
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Jun 2022 by Harrisi
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Scleroderma sp. (Scleroderma) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Chiloscyphus sp. at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 Jun 2022 by trevorpreston
Pachycephala pectoralis (Golden Whistler) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Jun 2022 by Christine
Cortinarius australiensis (Cortinarius australiensis) at Stromlo, ACT - 29 May 2022 by Christine
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Acari (informal subclass) (Unidentified mite) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Aulacocyclus edentulus (Passalid beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 May 2022 by Christine
Mucorales (Pin moulds) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 May 2022 by AJB
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Persoonia rigida (Hairy geebung) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Olearia argophylla (Native Musk) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston
Paropsis obsoleta (Leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Feb 2022 by tpreston
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips
Colluricincla harmonica (Grey Shrikethrush) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Jan 2022 by Kenp12
Eurymeloides bicincta (Gumtree hopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Pentatomoidea (superfamily) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Lomandra longifolia (Spiny-headed Mat-rush, Honey Reed) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Ctenotus taeniolatus (Copper-tailed Skink) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Neosparassus diana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Olbonoma triptycha (Chezela Group) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Rhinotia suturalis (Belid weevil) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston
Mantispidae (family) (Unidentified mantisfly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Anestia (genus) (A tiger moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Cassytha sp. (Dodder) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Aedes sp. (genus) (Mosquito) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Arcyria sp. (A slime mould) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Stemonitales at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Pedois (genus) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston
Arcyria sp. (A slime mould) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Chrysopogon muelleri (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Oxyopes sp. (genus) (Lynx spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Clania lewinii (Lewin's case moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by AJB
Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Erina hyacinthina (Varied Dusky-blue) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Pinus radiata (Monterey or Radiata Pine) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Lychas marmoreus (Little Marbled Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Laccaria sp. (Laccaria) at Stromlo, ACT - 20 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
zz bolete at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Paropsis pictipennis (Tea-tree button beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Stromlo, ACT - 30 Nov 2021 by tpreston
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Nov 2021 by AJB
Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Dianella revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Rosulabryum sp. (A moss) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Geophilomorpha sp. (order) (Earth or soil centipede) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Servaea sp. (genus) (Unidentified Servaea jumping spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by trevorpreston
Leptospermum brevipes (Grey Tea-tree) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Idalima affinis (A day flying moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Dichromodes atrosignata (Black-signed Heath Moth ) at Stromlo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by CathB
Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) NSW Herbarium at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Linaria pelisseriana (Pelisser's Toadflax) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
zz - truffle at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Oct 2021 by RobG1
Chrysonoma paracycla (Chrysonoma paracycla) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Coeranica isabella (A Concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 1 Oct 2017 by Christine

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 2 Oct 2017 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • Christine Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
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