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Heliocheilus (genus)

Heliothine moths at suppressed

Heliocheilus (genus) at suppressed - 15 Jan 2023
Heliocheilus (genus) at suppressed - 15 Jan 2023
Heliocheilus (genus) at suppressed - 15 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Heliocheilus (genus) 17 Jan 2023 donhe
Heliocheilus (genus) 16 Jan 2023 ibaird
Unidentified 16 Jan 2023 Steve_Bok

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User's notes

Attracted to UV light. Approx 25mm wingspan


donhe wrote:
   17 Jan 2023
I do not see many Heliocheilus with dark hindwing marginal bands ?
ibaird wrote:
   17 Jan 2023

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Species information

  • Heliocheilus (genus) Scientific name
  • Heliothine moths Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 15 Jan 2023 12:59 AM Recorded on
  • Steve_Bok Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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