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Helicoverpa punctigera

Native Budworm at Carwoola, NSW

Helicoverpa punctigera at Carwoola, NSW - 18 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Helicoverpa punctigera 20 Jan 2022 donhe
Helicoverpa punctigera 19 Jan 2022 ibaird
Heliothinae (subfamily) 19 Jan 2022 donhe
Unidentified 18 Jan 2022 Bugologist

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3 comments

michaelb wrote:
   19 Jan 2022
Lepidoptera
ibaird wrote:
   19 Jan 2022
Heliothinae?
donhe wrote:
   19 Jan 2022
yes, several species look like that in
http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/heli/heli-cats.html although the orange spots look like alison's
Helicoverpa punctigera (Native Budworm)
but i would like to compare the thorax to be more sure.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 18 Jan 2022 01:47 PM Recorded on
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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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