Dorsal (S1) (body~10mm)
|Class:||Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)|
|Order:||Moth Butterfly (Lepidoptera)|
|Family:||Grass Moth (:Pyraloidea Pyralidae)|
|Species:||Variable Bent-wing (Araeopaschia sp ?)|
|This Photo:||Profile (S1) (wingspan~25mm)|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
This has been a very difficult species to id. We are not completely confident we have one species here. It is very similar to Stericat carbonalis.
As always, please only take our id's as a starting point for your own reseach.