Observer

Description

This species comes to the light readily however only once in the past has it landed on the sheet. Invariably it sits on the ground using the stones and leave litter as camouflage. This image was not posed but rather an opportunistic observation which portrays the similarity of the leaf to the moth wing shape, colour and markings.

Date & Time

  2018-06-10 10:34 PM

Location

  -37.806571 , 144.297019 : 260.899 m

Near Balliang VIC 3340, Australia

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  1. Andrew Brown  Beautiful example of camouflage!

    Reply • 11 Jun




NS Observation No. 5B1E28FFED2A897859002C11
Created 2018-06-11 05:53 PM (6 months ago)
Created By Cathy Powers
Updated 2018-06-12 07:33 AM (6 months ago)
Updated By Cathy Powers
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Photo Quality good-for-id
Camera Date-Stamp Yes
Camera Geotag Yes
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