Pterygophorus cinctus

Bottlebrush Sawfly


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Several of these were resting on bottlebrush leaves at the edge of DRNP. The males should have extravagantly pectinate antennae.

Date & Time

  2016-02-19 02:06 PM


  -37.892196 , 145.313436 : 157.805 m

Near Tremont VIC 3785, Australia


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  1. David Francis  Nice photos, Mark. I can find Pterygophorus cinctus on ALA and Bowerbird but not Phylacteophaga cinctus.

    Reply • 26 Feb 2016

    • Mark Ridgway  Thanks David. Some others have it wrong also. Fixed here.

      Reply • 26 Feb 2016

NS Observation No. 56CDA32CED2A89B54C000038
Created 2016-02-24 11:58 PM (almost 4 years ago)
Created By Mark Ridgway
Updated 2016-02-26 09:25 PM (almost 4 years ago)
Updated By Mark Ridgway
Edits 3
Photo Quality good-for-id
Camera Date-Stamp Yes
Camera Geotag Yes
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