Wattle Wood Moth
Female, ventral
Ellura
Wood Moth
Male, profile, ~45m
 
    
Wood Moth (Endoxyla sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Wood Moth (:Cossoidea Cossidae)
Species: Wood Moth (Endoxyla sp)
This Photo:     Male, dorsal
Other name: Goat Moth

Thank you Peter Marriott for helping with the identification of this species

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Head & body ~45mm, wingspan ~90mm.

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 18-Nov-2015
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.