Local Government Partners :: ACT Government, Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional CouncilSupported by :: Australian Native Plants Society (ANPS) Canberra Region, Gearys Gap/Wamboin Landcare Group
Home Insects Moths (Lepidoptera) Swift and Ghost moths (Hepialidae)

Oxycanus dirempta

Variable Oxycanus at suppressed

Oxycanus dirempta at suppressed - 3 May 2021
Oxycanus dirempta at suppressed - 3 May 2021
Oxycanus dirempta at suppressed - 3 May 2021
Oxycanus dirempta at suppressed - 3 May 2021
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Identification history

Oxycanus dirempta 4 May 2021 donhe
Oxycanus dirempta 4 May 2021 Angus44

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Author's notes

Counted 17 of these moths on my kitchen window during last nights storm

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 17 Abundance
  • 3 May 2021 08:54 PM Recorded on
  • Angus44 Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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