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Psilogramma sp. (genus)

A Psilogramma (genus) moth at suppressed

Psilogramma sp. (genus) at suppressed - 22 Jan 2020
Psilogramma sp. (genus) at suppressed - 22 Jan 2020
Psilogramma sp. (genus) at suppressed - 22 Jan 2020
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Identification history

Psilogramma sp. (genus) 16 Jan 2022 donhe
Psilogramma sp. (genus) 15 Jan 2022 ibaird
Unidentified 15 Jan 2022 Birdy

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User's notes

A nice surprise in the Laundry basket!

3 comments

ibaird wrote:
   15 Jan 2022
Did it go through the wash?!
Birdy wrote:
   16 Jan 2022
No Ian, it luckily didn't. I just found it there, who knows where it originally came from?
ibaird wrote:
   16 Jan 2022
Often this species seems to be recorded by people resting on clothes on their clothes lines.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 22 Jan 2020 03:41 PM Recorded on
  • Birdy Recorded by

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
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