Asura cervicalis

Spotted Lichen Moth at ANBG

Asura cervicalis at ANBG - 8 Feb 2024
Asura cervicalis at ANBG - 8 Feb 2024
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Identification history

Asura cervicalis 8 Feb 2024 DianneClarke
Asura cervicalis 8 Feb 2024 donhe
Unidentified 8 Feb 2024 Thurstan

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donhe wrote:
   8 Feb 2024
@Thurstan : I have taken the liberty of adding a copy of your unusual photo of the moth underside to
http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/arct/cervicalis.html . I hope you approve?
Thurstan wrote:
   9 Feb 2024
not a problem @donhe

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  • 8 Feb 2024 09:53 AM Recorded on
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  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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