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Scopula optivata

Varied Wave at Theodore, ACT

Scopula optivata at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021
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Identification history

Scopula optivata 9 Jun 2021 donhe
Scopula optivata 9 Jun 2021 ibaird
Unidentified 8 Jun 2021 AlisonMilton

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donhe wrote:
   9 Jun 2021
Scopula hypochra ?
ibaird wrote:
   9 Jun 2021
I suggest more likely to be Scopula optiva given S hypochra doesn't show a south eastern Australian distiribution. Dashes at the forewing margin visible.

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Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by michaelb Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by michaelb Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by michaelb Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Theodore, ACT - 29 Jun 2021 by Owen Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Latrodectus hasselti (Redback Spider) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Microdontinae (subfamily) (Hover fly) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Cermatulus nasalis (Predatory shield bug, Glossy shield bug) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Apiomorpha sp. (genus) (A gall forming scale) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by Rosie Tasmanicosa godeffroyi (Garden Wolf Spider) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by KMcCue Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by KMcCue Brachychiton populneus subsp. populneus (Kurrajong) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Apiomorpha sp. (genus) (A gall forming scale) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 11 Jul 2020 by KMcCue Trametes versicolor (Turkey Tail) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Apr 2020 by Owen Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Theodore, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Theodore, ACT - 17 Mar 2020 by Owen Hypoxis hygrometrica var. villosisepala (Golden Weather-grass) at Theodore, ACT - 17 Mar 2020 by Owen Arthropodium fimbriatum (Chocolate Lily) at Theodore, ACT - 16 Mar 2020 by Owen Zornia dyctiocarpa var. dyctiocarpa (Zornia) at Theodore, ACT - 15 Mar 2020 by Owen Chrysonoma fascialis (A concealer moth) at Theodore, ACT - 15 Mar 2020 by Owen Zornia dyctiocarpa var. dyctiocarpa (Zornia) at Theodore, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by Owen Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by Owen Ctenotus orientalis (Oriental Striped-skink) at Theodore, ACT - 26 Mar 2019 by Owen Hypocisseis suturalis (Cherry Ballart Jewel Beetle) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Dec 2018 by Owen Melobasis propinqua (Propinqua jewel beetle) at Theodore, ACT - 18 Oct 2018 by Owen Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Theodore, ACT - 24 Sep 2018 by Owen Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Theodore, ACT - 10 Sep 2018 by Owen Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Lomandra bracteata (Small Matrush) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Rytidosperma carphoides (Short Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Perunga ochracea (Perunga grasshopper, Cross-dressing Grasshopper) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by JanetRussell Tachinidae sp. (Family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by JanetRussell Dillwynia sericea (Egg And Bacon Peas) at Theodore, ACT - 18 Oct 2017 by michaelb Pardillana limbata (Common Pardillana) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell Fimbristylis dichotoma (A Sedge) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell Melichrus urceolatus (Urn Heath) at Theodore, ACT - 2 Apr 2016 by michaelb Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 2 Apr 2016 by michaelb Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Theodore, ACT - 2 Apr 2016 by michaelb Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 17 Feb 2007 by michaelb Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Theodore, ACT - 14 May 2001 by michaelb Rytidosperma carphoides (Short Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 1 Dec 2000 by michaelb Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Theodore, ACT - 1 Dec 2000 by michaelb
Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by michaelb
Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by michaelb
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Sep 2021 by michaelb
Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Theodore, ACT - 29 Jun 2021 by Owen
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Latrodectus hasselti (Redback Spider) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Microdontinae (subfamily) (Hover fly) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Mythimna convecta (Common Armyworm) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Cermatulus nasalis (Predatory shield bug, Glossy shield bug) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Apiomorpha sp. (genus) (A gall forming scale) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by Rosie
Tasmanicosa godeffroyi (Garden Wolf Spider) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by KMcCue
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by KMcCue
Brachychiton populneus subsp. populneus (Kurrajong) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Apiomorpha sp. (genus) (A gall forming scale) at Theodore, ACT - 28 Apr 2021 by AlisonMilton
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 11 Jul 2020 by KMcCue
Trametes versicolor (Turkey Tail) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Apr 2020 by Owen
Diplacodes bipunctata (Wandering Percher) at Theodore, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 7 Apr 2020 by JohnBundock
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Theodore, ACT - 17 Mar 2020 by Owen
Hypoxis hygrometrica var. villosisepala (Golden Weather-grass) at Theodore, ACT - 17 Mar 2020 by Owen
Arthropodium fimbriatum (Chocolate Lily) at Theodore, ACT - 16 Mar 2020 by Owen
Zornia dyctiocarpa var. dyctiocarpa (Zornia) at Theodore, ACT - 15 Mar 2020 by Owen
Chrysonoma fascialis (A concealer moth) at Theodore, ACT - 15 Mar 2020 by Owen
Zornia dyctiocarpa var. dyctiocarpa (Zornia) at Theodore, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by Owen
Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by Owen
Ctenotus orientalis (Oriental Striped-skink) at Theodore, ACT - 26 Mar 2019 by Owen
Hypocisseis suturalis (Cherry Ballart Jewel Beetle) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Dec 2018 by Owen
Melobasis propinqua (Propinqua jewel beetle) at Theodore, ACT - 18 Oct 2018 by Owen
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Theodore, ACT - 24 Sep 2018 by Owen
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Theodore, ACT - 10 Sep 2018 by Owen
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Lomandra bracteata (Small Matrush) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Acacia ulicifolia (Prickly Moses) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-Anther Flax Lily) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Rytidosperma carphoides (Short Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Perunga ochracea (Perunga grasshopper, Cross-dressing Grasshopper) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) lanarium (Halictid bee) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by JanetRussell
Tachinidae sp. (Family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Theodore, ACT - 19 Oct 2017 by JanetRussell
Dillwynia sericea (Egg And Bacon Peas) at Theodore, ACT - 18 Oct 2017 by michaelb
Pardillana limbata (Common Pardillana) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell
Fimbristylis dichotoma (A Sedge) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell
Apina callisto (Pasture Day Moth) at Theodore, ACT - 22 Apr 2017 by JanetRussell
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn Heath) at Theodore, ACT - 2 Apr 2016 by michaelb
Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 2 Apr 2016 by michaelb
Eucalyptus melliodora (Yellow Box) at Theodore, ACT - 2 Apr 2016 by michaelb
Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 17 Feb 2007 by michaelb
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Theodore, ACT - 14 May 2001 by michaelb
Rytidosperma carphoides (Short Wallaby Grass) at Theodore, ACT - 1 Dec 2000 by michaelb
Monotoca scoparia (Broom Heath) at Theodore, ACT - 1 Dec 2000 by michaelb

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Apr 2021 11:23 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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