Observation 2017-08-01 09:39 PM
Tags / Aspects
A dark moth with a wing span of about 35 to 40 mm with dense setae on thorax and legs. Fore wings had scalloped trailing margins. Faint flecks of yellow-green were seen on costa and submarginal areas of wings. Feathery antennae were a deep red. Labial palps short.
Could not make out much else against the darkness of the velvety wings but could see fine wavy lines. There were about three of these moths around bright lights on a cool evening.
My thanks to Cathy Powers and Peter Marriott for the ID.
Date & Time
2017-08-01 09:39 PM
-37.893101 , 145.31234 : 143.577 m
Near Upper Ferntree Gully VIC 3156, Australia
|NS Observation No.||59A3C9BBED2A890F2E004AD9|
|Created||2017-08-28 05:55 PM (about 1 year ago)|
|Created By||Leuba Ridgway|
|Updated||2017-09-03 07:18 AM (about 1 year ago)|
|Updated By||Leuba Ridgway|
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