Rusty Wingia Moth
Ventral
Ellura
Pink-edged Modest Moth
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Pink-edged Modest Moth (Garrha absumptella)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Oecophorid Moth (:Gelechioidea Oecophoridae)
Species: Pink-edged Modest Moth (Garrha absumptella)
This Photo:     Dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
About 9mm long, wings eged with a pink ting, with the inner area covered in brown with dark brown dapples.

Copyright © 2018 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 06-Mar-2018
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.