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Meritastis ursina

A Tortricid moth at Captains Flat, NSW

Meritastis ursina at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022
Meritastis ursina at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022
Meritastis ursina at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022
Meritastis ursina at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Meritastis ursina 22 Jan 2022 donhe
Meritastis ursina 22 Jan 2022 ibaird
Crambidae sp. (family) 21 Jan 2022 donhe
Unidentified 21 Jan 2022 Tapirlord

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Tallanganda state forest, amongst bracken

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ibaird wrote:
   22 Jan 2022
See here: http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/tort/ursina.html
and:
https://biocache.ala.org.au/occurrences/3368fc65-de8b-4e54-914c-fbc9b694fede

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Nearby sightings

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Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Myrmecia forficata (A Bull ant) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Caenoplana sulphurea (A Flatworm) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Prostanthera lasianthos (Victorian Christmas Bush) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Caenoplana sulphurea (A Flatworm) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Bobilla sp. (genus) (A Small field cricket) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Smilax australis (Barbed-Wire Vine) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Euperipatoides rowelli (Tallanganda Velvet Worm) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Cryptorhynchini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified cryptorhynchine weevil) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston Echinopogon ovatus (Forest Hedgehog Grass) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Opiliones (order) (Unidentified harvestman) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Eurepa marginipennis (Mottled bush cricket) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Billardiera mutabilis (Climbing Apple Berry, Apple Berry, Snot Berry, Apple Dumblings, Changeable Flowered Billardiera) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Poranthera microphylla (Small Poranthera) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Brachyscome aculeata (Hill Daisy) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston Glycine microphylla (Small-leaf glycine) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord Acacia dealbata subsp. subalpina (Monaro Silver-wattle) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Epidesmia hypenaria (Long-nosed Epidesmia) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Myrmecia forficata (A Bull ant) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana sulphurea (A Flatworm) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Prostanthera lasianthos (Victorian Christmas Bush) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Caenoplana sulphurea (A Flatworm) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Bobilla sp. (genus) (A Small field cricket) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Smilax australis (Barbed-Wire Vine) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Euperipatoides rowelli (Tallanganda Velvet Worm) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Cryptorhynchini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified cryptorhynchine weevil) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by trevorpreston
Echinopogon ovatus (Forest Hedgehog Grass) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Opiliones (order) (Unidentified harvestman) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Eurepa marginipennis (Mottled bush cricket) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Billardiera mutabilis (Climbing Apple Berry, Apple Berry, Snot Berry, Apple Dumblings, Changeable Flowered Billardiera) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Poranthera microphylla (Small Poranthera) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Brachyscome aculeata (Hill Daisy) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Glycine microphylla (Small-leaf glycine) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord
Acacia dealbata subsp. subalpina (Monaro Silver-wattle) at Captains Flat, NSW - 15 Jan 2022 by Tapirlord

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 15 Jan 2022 11:06 AM Recorded on
  • Tapirlord Recorded by

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  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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