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Nomophila corticalis

A Snout Moth at Holt, ACT

Nomophila corticalis at Holt, ACT - 22 Sep 2018
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Identification history

Nomophila corticalis 28 Jun 2021 donhe
Nomophila corticalis 27 Jun 2021 ibaird
Unidentified 26 Jun 2021 AlisonMilton

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1 comment

   27 Jun 2021
I think we've had this species before and didn't find it. The big eyes, and the kinked antennae (if I'm seeing it right), should be clues.

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Macrobathra desmotoma ( A Cosmet moth) at Holt, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by AlisonMilton Pergagrapta sp. (genus) (A sawfly) at Holt, ACT - 4 Mar 2021 by AlisonMilton Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Holt, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by sangio7 Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Holt, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by AlisonMilton Melangyna sp. (genus) (Hover Fly) at Holt, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by AlisonMilton Therevidae sp. (family) (Unidentified stiletto fly) at Holt, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by AlisonMilton Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Alison Milton Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Holt, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by Alison Milton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Holt, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by Alison Milton Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Holt, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by annamacdonald Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Holt, ACT - 9 Apr 2020 by annamacdonald Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Holt, ACT - 30 Dec 2018 by sangio7
Macrobathra desmotoma ( A Cosmet moth) at Holt, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by AlisonMilton
Pergagrapta sp. (genus) (A sawfly) at Holt, ACT - 4 Mar 2021 by AlisonMilton
Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Holt, ACT - 21 Oct 2020 by sangio7
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Holt, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by AlisonMilton
Melangyna sp. (genus) (Hover Fly) at Holt, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by AlisonMilton
Therevidae sp. (family) (Unidentified stiletto fly) at Holt, ACT - 29 Sep 2020 by AlisonMilton
Dacelo novaeguineae (Laughing Kookaburra) at Holt, ACT - 10 Aug 2020 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Holt, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Holt, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by Alison Milton
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Holt, ACT - 14 Apr 2020 by annamacdonald
Hibbertia obtusifolia (Grey Guinea-flower) at Holt, ACT - 9 Apr 2020 by annamacdonald
Hypericum gramineum (Small St Johns Wort) at Holt, ACT - 30 Dec 2018 by sangio7

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 22 Sep 2018 11:40 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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