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Nyctemera amicus

1 Senecio or Magpie moth at suppressed

Nyctemera amicus at suppressed - 14 Jan 2021
Nyctemera amicus at suppressed - 14 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Nyctemera amicus 14 Jan 2021 ibaird
Nyctemera amicus 14 Jan 2021 Mike

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Author's notes

Captured and fed caterpillars which pupated. I was away for the eclosion of about 17 moths.Now have several groups of eggs.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 14 Jan 2021 07:10 PM Recorded on
  • Mike Recorded by

Additional information

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

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