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Macrobathra desmotoma

A Cosmet moth at Jerrabomberra, NSW

Macrobathra desmotoma at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
Macrobathra desmotoma at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
Macrobathra desmotoma at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Macrobathra desmotoma 4 Jan 2022 ibaird
Macrobathra desmotoma 4 Jan 2022 donhe
Unidentified 4 Jan 2022 Steve_Bok

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Approx 12-14mm long. Unable to get closer pictures as moth wasn’t staying put for long

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Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 20 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Grevillea juniperina (Grevillea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 20 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok Chlenias nodosus (A geometer moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 30 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok Scopula optivata (Varied Wave) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 30 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok Ceraon sp. (genus) (2-horned tree hopper) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Feb 2022 by Steve_Bok Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 21 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Phoracantha punctata (Longhorn beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Trachymela sp. (genus) (Brown button beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Phycitinae (subfamily) (A snout moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Nososticta solida (Orange Threadtail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Miltinus sp. (genus) (Miltinus mydas fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Galanga labeculata (Double-spotted cicada) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Hoshihananomia leucosticta (Pintail or Tumbling flower beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Agapophytus albobasalis (Stiletto fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Chrysolopus spectabilis (Botany Bay Weevil) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Nemophora sparsella (An Adelid Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Nacoleia rhoeoalis (Spilomelinae) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Nemophora (genus) (A Fairy Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Syllitus microps (Longicorn or Longhorn beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bella (A crane fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Cynoglossum australe (Australian Forget-me-not) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Polyrhachis phryne (A spiny ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Aporocera (Aporocera) cyanipennis (Leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Sandalodes scopifer (White-spotted Sandalodes) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Tragopogon sp. (A Goatsbeard) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 13 Nov 2021 by Steve_Bok Paropsisterna m-fuscum (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 13 Nov 2021 by Steve_Bok Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 29 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Euphorbia oblongata (Egg-leaf Spurge) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 19 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Habronestes sp. (genus) (An ant-eating spider) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Pultenaea microphylla (Egg and Bacon Pea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok Fumaria sp. (Fumitory) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Phaps chalcoptera (Common Bronzewing) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 20 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Grevillea juniperina (Grevillea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 20 Jul 2022 by Steve_Bok
Chlenias nodosus (A geometer moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 30 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok
Scopula optivata (Varied Wave) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 30 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok
Diplacodes haematodes (Scarlet Percher) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 23 Apr 2022 by Steve_Bok
Ceraon sp. (genus) (2-horned tree hopper) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Feb 2022 by Steve_Bok
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 21 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Phoracantha punctata (Longhorn beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 8 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Trachymela sp. (genus) (Brown button beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Phycitinae (subfamily) (A snout moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 7 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Nososticta solida (Orange Threadtail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Miltinus sp. (genus) (Miltinus mydas fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Galanga labeculata (Double-spotted cicada) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Hoshihananomia leucosticta (Pintail or Tumbling flower beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Agapophytus albobasalis (Stiletto fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Chrysolopus spectabilis (Botany Bay Weevil) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Nemophora sparsella (An Adelid Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Nacoleia rhoeoalis (Spilomelinae) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Nemophora (genus) (A Fairy Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Syllitus microps (Longicorn or Longhorn beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Gynoplistia (Gynoplistia) bella (A crane fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Cynoglossum australe (Australian Forget-me-not) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Polyrhachis phryne (A spiny ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Rutilia (Chrysorutilia) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Steve_Bok
Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Aporocera (Aporocera) cyanipennis (Leaf beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Chrysocephalum semipapposum (Clustered Everlasting) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Sandalodes scopifer (White-spotted Sandalodes) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Tragopogon sp. (A Goatsbeard) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Bursaria spinosa subsp. lasiophylla (Australian Blackthorn) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 24 Dec 2021 by Steve_Bok
Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 13 Nov 2021 by Steve_Bok
Paropsisterna m-fuscum (Eucalyptus Leaf Beetle) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 13 Nov 2021 by Steve_Bok
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 29 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Euphorbia oblongata (Egg-leaf Spurge) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 19 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Habronestes sp. (genus) (An ant-eating spider) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 4 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Pultenaea microphylla (Egg and Bacon Pea) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 3 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok
Fumaria sp. (Fumitory) at Jerrabomberra, NSW - 2 Oct 2021 by Steve_Bok

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 4 Jan 2022 09:36 AM Recorded on
  • Steve_Bok Recorded by

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