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Nyctemera amicus

Senecio or Magpie moth at Mount Ainslie

Nyctemera amicus at Mount Ainslie - 12 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Nyctemera amicus 22 Dec 2020 ibaird
Nyctemera amicus 22 Dec 2020 Illilanga
Unidentified 12 Dec 2020 Ghostbat

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1 comment

   13 Dec 2020
I think this one is a moth, rather than a butterfly.

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Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Dec 2020 by Ghostbat
Termessa laeta (Propitious Footman) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Dec 2020 by Ghostbat
Servaea sp. (genus) (Unidentified Servaea jumping spider) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Dec 2020 by Ghostbat
Paropsis genus-group (Unidentified 'paropsine' leaf beetle) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Dec 2020 by Ghostbat
Pergidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Sawfly) at Mount Ainslie - 12 Dec 2020 by Ghostbat
Calandrinia eremaea (Small Purslane) at Mount Ainslie - 15 Sep 2016 by SilkeSma
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Mount Ainslie - 8 Sep 2016 by SilkeSma
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Nov 2015 by SilkeSma
Brachyscome rigidula (Hairy cut-leaf daisy) at Mount Ainslie - 10 Nov 2015 by SilkeSma

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 12 Dec 2020 12:46 PM Recorded on
  • Ghostbat Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
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