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Oecophoridae (family)

Unidentified Oecophorid concealer moth at suppressed

Oecophoridae (family) at suppressed - 20 Jun 2022
Oecophoridae (family) at suppressed - 20 Jun 2022
Oecophoridae (family) at suppressed - 20 Jun 2022
Oecophoridae (family) at suppressed - 20 Jun 2022
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Identification history

Oecophoridae (family) 24 Jun 2022 donhe
Oecophoridae (family) 23 Jun 2022 GlennCocking
Unidentified 20 Jun 2022 LisaH

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User's notes

The first two photos are of the same insect; and photos 3 & 4 are of another moth, but I think the same species? (hard to tell - they were very small).

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 Abundance
  • 20 Jun 2022 03:56 PM Recorded on
  • LisaH Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

Record quality

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  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
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