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Hippotion scrofa

1 Coprosma Hawk Moth at Molonglo Valley, ACT

Hippotion scrofa at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 24 Jan 2021
Hippotion scrofa at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 24 Jan 2021
Hippotion scrofa at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 24 Jan 2021
Hippotion scrofa at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 24 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Hippotion scrofa 24 Jan 2021 GlennCocking
Hippotion scrofa 24 Jan 2021 ibaird
Unidentified 24 Jan 2021 AaronClausen

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Poor fella was found dead. Just over an inch long.

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Nearby sightings

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Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2021 by KMcCue Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by AaronClausen Simosyrphus grandicornis (Common hover fly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by AaronClausen Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 27 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen Lagriini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen Leptoceridae sp. (family) (Long-horned caddisfly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 14 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen Pisauridae sp. (family) (Water spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by AaronClausen Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 23 Dec 2020 by AaronClausen Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Dec 2020 by AaronClausen Macrobathra sp.(genus) (A cosmet moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 10 Oct 2020 by AaronClausen Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by AaronClausen Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 20 Jun 2020 by AaronClausen Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Jun 2020 by AaronClausen Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Jun 2020 by AaronClausen Agrotis infusa (Bogong Moth, Common Cutworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 23 May 2020 by AaronClausen Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 23 May 2020 by AaronClausen Paropsisterna m-fusca (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 10 Jan 2020 by AaronClausen
Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2021 by KMcCue
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by AaronClausen
Simosyrphus grandicornis (Common hover fly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by AaronClausen
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 27 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen
Lagriini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen
Leptoceridae sp. (family) (Long-horned caddisfly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 14 Jan 2021 by AaronClausen
Pisauridae sp. (family) (Water spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 26 Dec 2020 by AaronClausen
Tetragnatha sp. (genus) (Long-jawed spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 23 Dec 2020 by AaronClausen
Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Dec 2020 by AaronClausen
Macrobathra sp.(genus) (A cosmet moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 10 Oct 2020 by AaronClausen
Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by AaronClausen
Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 20 Jun 2020 by AaronClausen
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Jun 2020 by AaronClausen
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Jun 2020 by AaronClausen
Agrotis infusa (Bogong Moth, Common Cutworm) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 23 May 2020 by AaronClausen
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 23 May 2020 by AaronClausen
Paropsisterna m-fusca (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 10 Jan 2020 by AaronClausen

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 24 Jan 2021 03:35 PM Recorded on
  • AaronClausen Recorded by

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