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Unidentified cone case moth at suppressed

Lepidoscia (genus) at suppressed - 30 Nov 2020
Lepidoscia (genus) at suppressed - 30 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Lepidoscia (genus) 20 Dec 2020 donhe
Lepidoscia (genus) 20 Dec 2020 ibaird
Psychidae sp. (family) 20 Dec 2020 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 19 Dec 2020 Rixon

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Author's notes

I'm only guessing this was a larvae. Was moving along the door sill dragging the cocoon structure with it.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 30 Nov 2020 06:09 PM Recorded on
  • Rixon Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Larvae Breeding behaviour
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