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Chlorocoma (genus)

Emerald moth at suppressed

Chlorocoma (genus) at suppressed - 1 Jan 2022
Chlorocoma (genus) at suppressed - 1 Jan 2022
Chlorocoma (genus) at suppressed - 1 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Chlorocoma (genus) 14 Jan 2022 donhe
Chlorocoma (genus) 14 Jan 2022 Liam.m

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2 comments

ibaird wrote:
   14 Jan 2022
Using the Moths of Victoria key I think this is probably Chlorocoma melocrossa,(ie. no red on costa) - although the costal edge appears white rather than yellow and there is no obvious yellow fringe to the forewings and hindwings. Some C. melocrossa apparently have white rather than yellow edges however, see CNM Sighting 4355956 .
donhe wrote:
   15 Jan 2022
Probably, but I think the resolution of detail in the photos is insufficient to be sure of these details.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2022 07:19 PM Recorded on
  • Liam.m Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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