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Ectropis fractaria

Ringed Bark Moth at Sweeney's Travelling Stock Reserve

Ectropis fractaria at Sweeney's Travelling Stock Reserve - 15 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Ectropis fractaria 23 Feb 2021 ibaird
Ectropis fractaria 20 Feb 2021 ibaird
Psilosticha absorpta 20 Feb 2021 GlennCocking
Unidentified 20 Feb 2021 Harrisi

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ibaird wrote:
   20 Feb 2021
I am suggesting E. fractaria becauuse the tell-tale brownish hind margin to the forewing is present and, although partly obscured, the two 'ring spots' are just visible on the hindwings, especially the RHS,

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 15 Feb 2021 06:02 PM Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by

Additional information

  • Acacia sp. Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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