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Nyctemera amicus

Senecio or Magpie moth at Mount Taylor

Nyctemera amicus at Mount Taylor - 17 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Nyctemera amicus 20 Jan 2021 ibaird
Nyctemera amicus 20 Jan 2021 donhe
Unidentified 20 Jan 2021 MatthewFrawley

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Just guessing this is a moth larvae.

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Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Mount Taylor - 16 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley Utetheisa pulchelloides (Heliotrope Moth) at Mount Taylor - 16 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 23 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Mount Taylor - 4 Oct 2018 by George Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Mount Taylor - 15 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Mount Taylor - 15 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Taylor - 15 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley Trichophthalma punctata (Tangle-vein fly) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Mount Taylor - 25 Dec 2017 by Christine Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Mount Taylor - 19 Nov 2017 by Deanoe Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Mount Taylor - 26 Sep 2017 by George Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 19 Jun 2017 by George Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Mount Taylor - 15 Mar 2017 by George Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Mount Taylor - 4 Nov 2011 by MatthewFrawley
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Mount Taylor - 16 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Utetheisa pulchelloides (Heliotrope Moth) at Mount Taylor - 16 Jan 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Mount Taylor - 23 Aug 2020 by MatthewFrawley
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Mount Taylor - 4 Oct 2018 by George
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Mount Taylor - 15 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Mount Taylor - 15 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Mount Taylor - 15 Apr 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Trichophthalma punctata (Tangle-vein fly) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 3 Jan 2018 by MatthewFrawley
Zizina otis (Common Grass-blue) at Mount Taylor - 25 Dec 2017 by Christine
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Mount Taylor - 19 Nov 2017 by Deanoe
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Mount Taylor - 26 Sep 2017 by George
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Mount Taylor - 19 Jun 2017 by George
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Mount Taylor - 15 Mar 2017 by George
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Mount Taylor - 4 Nov 2011 by MatthewFrawley

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 17 Jan 2021 11:02 AM Recorded on
  • MatthewFrawley Recorded by

Additional information

  • Senecio sp. Associated plant
  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender
  • Larvae Breeding behaviour

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  • 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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