Woodlands Historic Park - Lepidoptera

Woodlands Historic Park - Lepidoptera

by Andrew Allen


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There were 3 or 4 of these caterpillars on the same branch of a Eucalyptus viminalis. The largest about 40mm long.

Date & Time

  2018-03-21 10:51 AM


  -37.640408 , 144.863022 : 163.83 m

Near Greenvale VIC 3059, Australia


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  1. Cathy Powers  Jeff - I suggest this is the caterpillar of Anthela varia. Nice photo.

    Reply • 22 Mar 2018

  2. David Francis  Id updated

    Reply • 23 Mar 2018

  3. Jeff Triplett  Thanks Cathy. I thought the pattern of hairs looked familiar but I have not seen a photo with the yellow patches on the top (not that I really searched).

    Reply • 23 Mar 2018

NS Observation No. 5AB2FF57ED2A896BAF0061B5
Created 2018-03-22 12:00 PM (about 2 years ago)
Created By Jeff Triplett
Updated 2018-03-23 05:09 PM (about 2 years ago)
Updated By David Francis
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