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Hypobapta diffundens

Diffundens Grey at O'Connor, ACT

Hypobapta diffundens at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022
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Hypobapta diffundens 30 Jan 2022 donhe
Hypobapta diffundens 29 Jan 2022 ibaird
Hypobapta (genus) 29 Jan 2022 ibaird

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Attracted to UV light at night (50 w Gecko).

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ibaird wrote:
   29 Jan 2022
Extremely faded and worn, but judging from the forewing markings I think this is a female H. diffundens, see laid eggs protruding from the abdomen.

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Palaeosia (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 6 Apr 2022 by ibaird Glyphipterix perimetalla (Five-bar Sedge-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird Stathmopoda melanochra (An Oecophorid moth (Eriococcus caterpillar)) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird Chlorocoma melocrossa (Cream-fringed Emerald) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird Palaeosia (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird Leptozestis and Trachydora (genera) (A cosmet moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Epitymbia alaudana (Epitymbia alaudana) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Philobota stella (A concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Heteroteucha anthodora (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Fisera eribola (Orange-hooded Crest-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Garrha idiosema (A concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Amelora (genus) (Nacophorini) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird Proteuxoa atra (Sombre Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2022 by ibaird Proteuxoa provisional species 1 at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by ibaird Clarana clarana (A Tortricid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by ibaird Mormoscopa phricozona (A Herminiid Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by ibaird Tymbophora peltastis (A Xyloryctid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by ibaird Culladia cuneiferellus (Crambinae mpth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird Pasiphilodes testulata (Pome looper) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird Mataeomera mesotaenia (Mataeomera mesotaenia) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird Melanodes anthracitaria (Black Geometrid) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird Maxates (genus) (An Emerald moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird Capusa senilis (Black-banded Wedge-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird Aloa marginata (Donovan's Tiger Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird Achyra nigrirenalis (Pyraustinae) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird Psilosticha pristis (Little Brown Bark Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird Eulechria heliophanes (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird Xylorycta luteotactella (A Gelechioid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by ibaird Paropsisterna nobilitata (Leaf beetle, Button beetle) at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by ibaird Sceleocantha glabricollis (Wattle root longicorn) at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by ibaird Compsotropha selenias (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird Gastrinodes argoplaca (Cryptic Bark Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird Myriostephes matura at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird Prorocopis euxantha (Golden Crest) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird Macrobathra (genus) (A cosmet moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird Barea confusella (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by ibaird Pinara cana (Neat Pinara) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by ibaird Thoracolopha undescribed species MoV6 at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2022 by ibaird Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2022 by ibaird Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2022 by ibaird Eccymatoge fulvida (A geometer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by ibaird Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by ibaird Telecrates melanochrysa (Telecrates melanochrysa) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by ibaird Capusa sp.(genus) (A Wedge moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2021 by ibaird Condica aroana (Small Condica Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by ibaird Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Spiderling Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Sep 2021 by ibaird Amphiclasta lygaea (Ragged Geometrid) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Sep 2021 by ibaird Dasygaster (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by ibaird Smyriodes undescribed species nr aplectaria at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by ibaird Stibaroma undescribed species (A Line-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa restituta (Black-bodied Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa microspila (Little Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa undescribed species MoV 21 at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa provisional species 3 at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Zermizinga sinuata (Lucerne Looper, Spider Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Hednota pedionoma (Pasture Webworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Thalaina selenaea (Orange-rimmed Satin Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Agriophara platyscia (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Sphenarches anisodactylus (Geranium Plume Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Chloroclystis filata (Filata Moth, Australian Pug Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa leptochroa (Broad-bodied Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa provisional species 3 at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa undescribed nr paragypsa (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa microspila (Little Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird Smyriodes undescribed species nr aplectaria at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird Stibaroma undescribed species (A Line-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird Alapadna pauropis (Variable Spot-wing) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird Eccymatoge fulvida (A geometer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by ibaird Dasygaster padockina (Tasmanian Cutworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Mar 2021 by ibaird Halone sejuncta (Variable Halone) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Mar 2021 by ibaird Amelora anepiscepta (Reddish Cape-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Mar 2021 by ibaird Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Ciampa arietaria (Brown Pasture Looper Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Sandava xylistis (Rusty Snout) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa restituta (Black-bodied Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Sandava scitisignata (A noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Unplaced squamulata (Scaled Carpet) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird Callionyma sarcodes (A Galleriinae moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by ibaird Stericta carbonalis (Charcoal Pyralid) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by ibaird Thoracolopha (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by ibaird Heliocosma argyroleuca (A tortrix or leafroller moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa sanguinipuncta (Blood-spotted Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird Heliocheilus moribunda (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird Meritastis undescribed species (A Tortricid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird Mimaglossa nauplialis and habitalis at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa capularis (Half-moon Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird Cryptoptila immersana (A Tortricid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird Conoeca guildingi (A case moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird Thoracolopha undescribed species MoV6 at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird Proteuxoa provisional species 1 at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird Isomoralla gephyrota (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird Cryptophasa irrorata (Moth (timber)) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird Elhamma australasiae (Elhamma) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird Niceteria macrocosma (Showy Geometrid) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird Athetis tenuis (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by ibaird Ethmia clytodoxa (An Ethmiid moth family: (Ethmiidae)) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by ibaird Pernattia pusilla (She-Oak Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Palaeosia (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 6 Apr 2022 by ibaird
Glyphipterix perimetalla (Five-bar Sedge-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Stathmopoda melanochra (An Oecophorid moth (Eriococcus caterpillar)) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Chlorocoma melocrossa (Cream-fringed Emerald) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Palaeosia (genus) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Leptozestis and Trachydora (genera) (A cosmet moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Epitymbia alaudana (Epitymbia alaudana) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Philobota stella (A concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Heteroteucha anthodora (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Fisera eribola (Orange-hooded Crest-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Garrha idiosema (A concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Amelora (genus) (Nacophorini) at O'Connor, ACT - 3 Mar 2022 by ibaird
Proteuxoa atra (Sombre Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2022 by ibaird
Proteuxoa provisional species 1 at O'Connor, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by ibaird
Clarana clarana (A Tortricid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Mormoscopa phricozona (A Herminiid Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Tymbophora peltastis (A Xyloryctid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 23 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Culladia cuneiferellus (Crambinae mpth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Pasiphilodes testulata (Pome looper) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Mataeomera mesotaenia (Mataeomera mesotaenia) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Melanodes anthracitaria (Black Geometrid) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Maxates (genus) (An Emerald moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Capusa senilis (Black-banded Wedge-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Aloa marginata (Donovan's Tiger Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Achyra nigrirenalis (Pyraustinae) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Psilosticha pristis (Little Brown Bark Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Eulechria heliophanes (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Xylorycta luteotactella (A Gelechioid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Paropsisterna nobilitata (Leaf beetle, Button beetle) at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Sceleocantha glabricollis (Wattle root longicorn) at O'Connor, ACT - 12 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Compsotropha selenias (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Gastrinodes argoplaca (Cryptic Bark Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Myriostephes matura at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Prorocopis euxantha (Golden Crest) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Macrobathra (genus) (A cosmet moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Barea confusella (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Pinara cana (Neat Pinara) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Thoracolopha undescribed species MoV6 at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Papilio anactus (Dainty Swallowtail) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Jan 2022 by ibaird
Eccymatoge fulvida (A geometer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Dec 2021 by ibaird
Agrotis munda (Brown Cutworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by ibaird
Telecrates melanochrysa (Telecrates melanochrysa) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Dec 2021 by ibaird
Capusa sp.(genus) (A Wedge moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 29 Nov 2021 by ibaird
Condica aroana (Small Condica Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by ibaird
Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Spiderling Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Sep 2021 by ibaird
Amphiclasta lygaea (Ragged Geometrid) at O'Connor, ACT - 11 Sep 2021 by ibaird
Dasygaster (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Smyriodes undescribed species nr aplectaria at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Stibaroma undescribed species (A Line-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa restituta (Black-bodied Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa microspila (Little Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa undescribed species MoV 21 at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa provisional species 3 at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Zermizinga sinuata (Lucerne Looper, Spider Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Hednota pedionoma (Pasture Webworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Thalaina selenaea (Orange-rimmed Satin Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Agriophara platyscia (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Sphenarches anisodactylus (Geranium Plume Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Chloroclystis filata (Filata Moth, Australian Pug Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa leptochroa (Broad-bodied Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa provisional species 3 at O'Connor, ACT - 5 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa undescribed nr paragypsa (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa microspila (Little Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Smyriodes undescribed species nr aplectaria at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Stibaroma undescribed species (A Line-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Alapadna pauropis (Variable Spot-wing) at O'Connor, ACT - 2 Apr 2021 by ibaird
Eccymatoge fulvida (A geometer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 30 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Dasygaster padockina (Tasmanian Cutworm) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Halone sejuncta (Variable Halone) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Amelora anepiscepta (Reddish Cape-moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 28 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Scioglyptis lyciaria (White-patch Bark Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Ciampa arietaria (Brown Pasture Looper Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Sandava xylistis (Rusty Snout) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa restituta (Black-bodied Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Sandava scitisignata (A noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Unplaced squamulata (Scaled Carpet) at O'Connor, ACT - 15 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Callionyma sarcodes (A Galleriinae moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Stericta carbonalis (Charcoal Pyralid) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Thoracolopha (genus) (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 1 Mar 2021 by ibaird
Heliocosma argyroleuca (A tortrix or leafroller moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa sanguinipuncta (Blood-spotted Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Heliocheilus moribunda (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Meritastis undescribed species (A Tortricid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Mimaglossa nauplialis and habitalis at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa capularis (Half-moon Noctuid) at O'Connor, ACT - 22 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Cryptoptila immersana (A Tortricid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Conoeca guildingi (A case moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Thoracolopha undescribed species MoV6 at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Proteuxoa provisional species 1 at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Isomoralla gephyrota (A Concealer moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 16 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Cryptophasa irrorata (Moth (timber)) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Elhamma australasiae (Elhamma) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Niceteria macrocosma (Showy Geometrid) at O'Connor, ACT - 10 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Athetis tenuis (A Noctuid moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Ethmia clytodoxa (An Ethmiid moth family: (Ethmiidae)) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by ibaird
Pernattia pusilla (She-Oak Moth) at O'Connor, ACT - 7 Feb 2021 by ibaird

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 23 Jan 2022 08:34 PM Recorded on
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  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size
  • Female Gender

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