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Nyctemera amicus

Senecio or Magpie moth at Paddys River, ACT

Nyctemera amicus at Paddys River, ACT - 16 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Nyctemera amicus 21 Feb 2021 ibaird
Nyctemera amicus 21 Feb 2021 donhe
Unidentified 21 Feb 2021 JohnBundock

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donhe wrote:
   21 Feb 2021
What plant are they feeding on?

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Nearby sightings

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Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Sep 2018 by SWishart Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Oct 2014 by galah681
Cyperus sanguinolentus (A Sedge) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb
Echinopogon sp. (genus) (Hedgehog Grass) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb
Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Paddys River, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by michaelb
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Paddys River, ACT - 4 Feb 2021 by JohnBundock
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae (New Holland Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Paddys River, ACT - 18 Dec 2018 by BIrdsinCanberra
Petroica boodang (Scarlet Robin) at Paddys River, ACT - 25 Sep 2018 by SWishart
Stellaria pungens (Prickly Starwort) at Paddys River, ACT - 28 Oct 2014 by galah681

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 16 Feb 2021 09:51 AM Recorded on
  • JohnBundock Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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