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Macrobathra desmotoma

A Cosmet moth at Forde, ACT

Macrobathra desmotoma at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021
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Identification history

Macrobathra desmotoma 30 Mar 2021 ibaird
Macrobathra desmotoma 30 Mar 2021 donhe
Unidentified 30 Mar 2021 Ned_Johnston

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donhe wrote:
   30 Mar 2021
Is the head white enough for this to be Macrobathra euryleuca ?

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Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Cebysa leucotelus (Australian Bagmoth) at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Jotus auripes (Jumping spider) at Forde, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Adoxia benallae (Leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Forde, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Phrataria bijugata (Bold Phrataria) at Forde, ACT - 2 Jan 2021 by Harrisi Storosa obscura (Dark Storosa) at Forde, ACT - 22 Dec 2020 by tpreston Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Forde, ACT - 21 Dec 2020 by tpreston Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Forde, ACT - 5 Nov 2020 by Harrisi Eleale sp. (genus) (Clerid beetle) at Forde, ACT - 3 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Cebysa leucotelus (Australian Bagmoth) at Forde, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Jotus auripes (Jumping spider) at Forde, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Adoxia benallae (Leaf beetle) at Forde, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Forde, ACT - 29 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Phrataria bijugata (Bold Phrataria) at Forde, ACT - 2 Jan 2021 by Harrisi
Storosa obscura (Dark Storosa) at Forde, ACT - 22 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Forde, ACT - 21 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Forde, ACT - 5 Nov 2020 by Harrisi
Eleale sp. (genus) (Clerid beetle) at Forde, ACT - 3 Nov 2020 by kasiaaus

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 30 Mar 2021 11:10 AM Recorded on
  • Ned_Johnston Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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