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Epicoma contristis

Yellow-spotted Epicoma Moth at suppressed

Epicoma contristis at suppressed - 7 Jan 2021
Epicoma contristis at suppressed - 7 Jan 2021
Epicoma contristis at suppressed - 7 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Epicoma contristis 19 Jan 2021 donhe
Epicoma contristis 19 Jan 2021 drakes

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Author's notes

Images on 3 days (4-7 Jan 2021), but exactly the same location. 1m 1f in images? Flying (during day) hyperactively; not using vegetation. Cook suburb.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 7 Jan 2021 07:13 PM Recorded on
  • drakes Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Mixed Gender

Record quality

  • Images or audio
  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
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