Clania (genus)

1 A case moth at Deakin, ACT

Clania (genus) at Deakin, ACT - 17 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Clania (genus) 18 Jan 2021 donhe
Clania (genus) 18 Jan 2021 JackyF
Clania ignobilis 17 Jan 2021 JackyF

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Empty. Another casemoth case, high in tree, entered as a separate sighting on advice of Donhe as he does not think they are the same species.

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donhe wrote:
   18 Jan 2021
I think they are different species. Can you make them into different sightings lease.
JackyF wrote:
   18 Jan 2021
Don - Thanks, I have removed the second photo and put it in as a separate sighting, although the casemoth was so high in the tree I could not get a decent photo, even after going back and trying again. For some reason, both of these sightings are showing a time of 1.18am, which would explain the terrible photos if it were true. Cheers, Jacky
donhe wrote:
   18 Jan 2021
This specimen appears to be reconstructing its case. It is unclear what the case will finally look like.
JackyF wrote:
   18 Jan 2021
Thanks. It looked empty.
donhe wrote:
   18 Jan 2021
Interesting. That suggests that it extruded its body a bit too much during its construction work, and a bird managed to grab it.

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 17 Jan 2021 12:18 PM Recorded on
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  • Acacia Mearnsii Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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