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This sooty moth had a wing span of about 40 mm. The upper side of the fore wings had large white patches. The undersides of wings were plain and similar in colour to the upper surfaces. The head and thorax had tufts of bright yellow setae. The banded abdomen had dense sooty, white and yellow setae giving it a furry appearance.
Antennae were slightly feathery.

Date & Time

  2015-10-20 12:12 AM


  -37.893101 , 145.31234 : 143.577 m

Near Upper Ferntree Gully VIC 3156, Australia


NS Observation No. 5635F44FED2A89E56E0002E5
Created 2015-11-01 10:19 PM (about 4 years ago)
Created By Leuba Ridgway
Updated 2015-11-01 10:19 PM (about 4 years ago)
Updated By Leuba Ridgway
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