Periscepta polysticta

Spotted Day Moth at Dunlop, ACT

Periscepta polysticta at Dunlop, ACT - 25 Oct 2019
Periscepta polysticta at Dunlop, ACT - 25 Oct 2019
Periscepta polysticta at Dunlop, ACT - 25 Oct 2019
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Identification history

Periscepta polysticta 26 Oct 2019 ibaird
Periscepta polysticta 26 Oct 2019 donhe
Unidentified 25 Oct 2019 CathB

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Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Dunlop, ACT - 29 Dec 2018 by KMcCue
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  • 25 Oct 2019 10:35 AM Recorded on
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  • Brachyloma daphnoides Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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