Orgyia anartoides

Painted Apple Moth at Watson, ACT

Orgyia anartoides at Watson, ACT - 8 Jun 2024
Orgyia anartoides at Watson, ACT - 8 Jun 2024
Orgyia anartoides at Watson, ACT - 8 Jun 2024
Orgyia anartoides at Watson, ACT - 8 Jun 2024
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Identification history

Orgyia anartoides 10 Jun 2024 ibaird
Orgyia anartoides 10 Jun 2024 WendyEM
Unidentified 10 Jun 2024 MAX

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Very Hairy Caterpillar: Lepidoptera, in home garden. Seems to like this Hakea plant....

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 8 Jun 2024 11:22 AM Recorded on
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Additional information

  • Hakea Cultivar Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender
  • Alive / healthy Animal health
  • Resting Insect behaviour on flower

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